Our Torpedo Boat Sinks the Enemy Warship Dingyuan (Waga suiraitei tekikan Teien gekichin su)

「我水雷艇敵艦定遠撃沈」

Japanese
Meiji era
1895 (Meiji 28)
Artist Kobayashi Kiyochika (Japanese, 1847–1915), Publisher Fukuda Hatsujirô (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Tanba, Nishiki-e ni miru Meiji tennô to Meiji jidai (1966), #277; Yoshida, Kiyochika (1964), #367

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 35.5 x 70.5 cm (14 x 27 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

2000.104a-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

Artist's seal: Kiyo no in

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection