Major General Ôdera Fighting Bravely at the Hundred Foot Cliff near Weihaiwei (Ikaiei hyakusekigaishô ni Ôdera shôshô funsen su)

「威海衛百尺崖所ニ大寺少将奮戰ス」

Japanese
Meiji era
1895 (Meiji 28)
Artist Kobayashi Kiyochika (Japanese, 1847–1915), Publisher Fukuda Kumajirô (Japanese), Blockcutter Tsumie to (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 37.6 x 72.5 cm (14 13/16 x 28 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

2000.416a-c

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 2000.373a-c, 2000.416a-c

Signed

Kiyochika
清親

Markings

Artist's seal: Kiyochika

Provenance

Various dealers: primarily in London and Tokyo. Purchased between 1985-1999.

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection