Our Destroyers Fiercely Fought the Enemy Ships Outside of Port Arthur and Defeated the Enemy Fleet at Dawn April 13, 1904 (Waga kuchiku kantai Ryojunkô-gai ni oite tekkan ni kinsetsu shite gekisen shi ôi ni tekitai o yaburu)

「我驅逐艦旅順港外近接敵艦激戦大破敵隊」

Japanese
Meiji era
1904 (Meiji 37), printed April 17, published April 25
Artist Harada Kôkyo (Japanese, active 1894–1904), Publisher Matsuki Heikichi (Daikokuya) (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych

Accession Number

2000.455a-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 Kôkyo ga

耕挙画

Markings

Artist's seal: Esui unsan

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection