Majors Imada and Yasumitsu Dispose of the Enemy in Liaoning Province (Seikeishô no teki o ryôdan su, Yasumitsu shôsa, Imada shôsa), from the series Mirror of Army and Navy Heroes (Rikkai gunjin kômyô kagami)

「陸海軍人高名鑑 盛京省の敵を両断す 安満少佐 今田少佐」

Japanese
Meiji era
1895 (Meiji 28), February
Artist Kobayashi Kiyochika (Japanese, 1847–1915), Publisher Inoue Kichijirô (Japanese), Blockcutter Watanabe Yatarô (Hori Yata) (Japanese, 1850–1913)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban

Accession Number

2000.166

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Kiyochika
清親

Markings

Blockcutter's mark: Hori Yata
Artist's seal: Kobayashi

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection