Minister Ôtori Leaving for Korea (Ôtori kôshi Kanchi ni mukau), from the series Negotiations for the Honor of Japan (Nihon homare danpan)

「日本譽談判 大鳥公使韓地に向ふ」

Japanese
Meiji era
1894 (Meiji 27), December
Artist Ogata Gekkô (Japanese, 1859–1920), Publisher Arai Kichiemon (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban

Accession Number

2000.95

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Long inscription about event recorded in mid autumn 1894 by Itô Nintarô.

Signed

Gekkô
月耕

Markings

Artist's seal: Gekkô

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection