Our Troops Landing in Taiwan in the Dead of Night (Wagagun shinya Taiwan jôriku no zu)

「我軍深夜臺灣上陸之圖」

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Virgin et al., Japan at the Dawn of the Modern Age (MFA, 2001), #59, photo p. 109

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 38 x 75 cm (14 15/16 x 29 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2000.186a-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 seals: Kiyo, Chika

Provenance

Previously owned by various dealers: primarily in London and Tokyo. Purchased between 1985-1999.

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection