Sailor Tanaka Ichitarô, Blinded in Battle, Hears That the Enemy Ship Is Captured, Feels It for HImself, and Weeps for Joy (Suihei Tanaka Ichitarô gekisen no tame ni mei o ushinashi ato tekikan o hokaku shitaru o kiki kore o sagurite kikyû su), from the se

「陸海軍人高名鑑 水兵田中市太郎氏敵弾ノ為に明ヲ失シ後敵艦ヲ捕獲シタルヲ聞き之を探リテ喜泣ス」

Japanese
Meiji era
1895 (Meiji 28)
Artist Kobayashi Kiyochika (Japanese, 1847–1915), Publisher Inoue Kichijirô (Japanese), Blockcutter Watanabe Yatarô (Hori Yata) (Japanese, 1850–1913)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban

Accession Number

2000.168

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's mark: Hori Yata
Artist's seal: Kiyo

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection