Picture of the Naval Battle near Pungdo in Korea (Chôsen Hôtô kaisen no zu)

「朝鮮豐島海戦之圖」

Japanese
Meiji era
1894 (Meiji 27), August
Artist Kobayashi Kiyochika (Japanese, 1847–1915), Publisher Inoue Kichijirô (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hu et al, Conflicts of Interest (St. Louis exh. cat., 2016), #21; Chaikin, The Sino-Japanese War (1983), cat. no. 15, photo p. 125

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 36 x 72.3 cm (14 3/16 x 28 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

2000.410a-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

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

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection