Naval Officers Discussing the Battle Strategy for the Invasion of China (Kaigun Shôkôra seishin no senryaku o ronzuru zu)

「海軍将校等征清の戰略を論する圖」

Japanese
Meiji era
1894 (Meiji 27), September
Artist Mizuno Toshikata (Japanese, 1866–1908), Publisher Sekiguchi Masajirô (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Kang Duksang, ed., Nishiki-e no naka no Chôsen to Chûgoku (2007), #71; Virgin et al., Japan at the Dawn of the Modern Age (MFA, 2001), #30, photo p. 76; Tanba, Nishiki-e ni miru Meiji tennô to Meiji jidai (1966), #275

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 35.7 x 72.3 cm (14 1/16 x 28 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

2000.380.9a-c

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Ôju Toshikata e

応需年方絵

Markings

Artist's seal: Ôsai Shujin

Provenance

Previously owned by various dealers: primarily in London and Tokyo. Purchased between 1985-1999.

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection