Picture of the First Soldier on Top of Pyongyang Gate in Pyongyang (Heijô Genbumon heishi sentô no zu)

「平壌玄武門兵士先登之圖」

Japanese
Meiji era
1894 (Meiji 27), October
Artist Taguchi Beisaku (Japanese, 1864–1903), Publisher Inoue Kichijirô (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Okamoto, Impressions of the Front (1983), #18; Chaikin, The Sino-Japanese War (1983), cat. no. 40, photo p. 148

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych

Accession Number

2000.193a-c

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Beisaku

米作

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection