"Our Desperate Company Sunk the Transports at the Entrance of Port Arthur to Block the Passage"

Our Suicide Party Blocking the Entrance to Port Arthur. Accurate Depiction of the Russian Campaign, No.5.
「我決死隊旅順口閉塞の光景」

Japanese
Meiji era
1904 (Meiji 37), printed March 27, published March 30
Artist Kobayashi Shûko (Japanese), Publisher Shôseidô (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Sharf, The Art of Propanganda (Portsmouth Athenaeum, 2005), #12

Dimensions

Sheet: 45.7 x 61 cm (18 x 24 in.)

Accession Number

2008.551

Medium or Technique

Lithograph; ink and color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Kobayashi Shûko ga (in right margin)

Provenance

Purchased by Fred Sharf; 2008, given by Fred Sharf to the MFA

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection