Sino-Japanese War: The Fierce Battle on the Pontoon Bridge at Jiuliancheng (Nisshin: Kyûrenjô funabashi gekisen no zu)

「日清九連城激戰舩橋之啚」

Japanese
Meiji era
1894 (Meiji 27), October
Artist Kobayashi Toshimitsu (Japanese, active 1877–1904), Publisher Katada Chôjirô (Hori Chô) (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 35.8 x 71.7 cm (14 1/8 x 28 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

2000.23a-c

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 2000.23a-c, 2000.380.32a-c

Signed

Toshimitsu (on right sheet)

年光

Markings

Blockcutter's mark

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection