News of Russo-Japanese Battles: For the Fourth Time Our Destroyers Bravely Attack Enemy Ships Outside the Harbor of Port Arthur (Nichiro kôsen kibun: Dai yonkai Ryojunkô gaiiki kuchikukan yû tekikan o shûgeki su)

「日露交戰紀聞第四回旅順港外域驅遂艦勇敵艦ヲ襲撃ス」

Japanese
Meiji era
1904 (Meiji 37), March
Artist Migita Toshihide (Japanese, 1863–1925), Publisher Akiyama Buemon (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hu et al, Conflicts of Interest (St. Louis exh. cat., 2016), #97; Virgin et al., Japan at the Dawn of the Modern Age (MFA, 2001), #68, photo p. 120

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 35.8 x 70.2 cm (14 1/8 x 27 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

2000.88a-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 Gosai

Markings

Artist's seal: Toshihide

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection