Telegraphic Record of the Russo-Japanese War: On the Ice of Lake Baikal in Russia, a Steam Locomotive and Its Cars Sank, Killing Tens of Officers and Soldiers. Russia's Transport Capacity Was Greatly Damaged. (Nichiro sensô denpô jikki no uchi: Rokoku no

「日露戦争電報實記之内 露國ノバイカル湖氷上鉄道機関車及列車水中ニ沈没シテ将校兵士数十人即死ス露國輸送力ハ大障害ヲ受タルモノナリ」

Japanese
Meiji era
1904 (Meiji 37), March
Artist Utagawa Kokunimasa (Ryûa) (Japanese, 1874–1944), Publisher Fukuda Hatsujirô (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 36.4 x 70.3 cm (14 5/16 x 27 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

2000.68a-c

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Ryûa
柳蛙

Markings

Artist's seal: Edokko

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection