Our Scout Reconnoiters the Enemy Encampment near the Yalu River (Waga sekkô Ôryokkô fukin ni tekijin o ukagau zu)

「我斤候鴨緑江附近に敵陣を窺う圖」

Japanese
Meiji era
1894 (Meiji 27)
Artist Kobayashi Kiyochika (Japanese, 1847–1915), Publisher Raku (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 35.5 x 72.3 cm (14 x 28 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

2000.380.28a-c

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Kiyochika

清親

Markings

Blockcutter: Ochiai horu
Artist's seals: Kiyo, chika

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection