Our Forces Occupying Liugong Island (Waga gun Ryûkôtô o senryô suru no zu)

「我軍占領劉公島之圖」

Japanese
Meiji era
1895 (Meiji 28), March
Artist Kobayashi Kiyochika (Japanese, 1847–1915)


Catalogue Raisonné

Chaikin, The Sino-Japanese War (1983), cat. no. 91, photo p. 202

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 35.7 x 71.5 cm (14 1/16 x 28 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

2000.251a-c

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 2000.251a-c, RES.23.276-8, RES.23.320-2, RES.23.323-5

Signed

Kiyochika

清親

Markings

Artist's seal: Kiyochika

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection