The Entrance of the Harbor at Port Arthur: A Sinking Russian Flagship (Ryojun kôkô Rokoku kikan chinbotsu)

「旅順港口露国旗艦沈没」

Japanese
Meiji era
1904 (Meiji 37)
Artist Nitei (Japanese, active 1904), Publisher Ômiya Kyûjirô (Kiyûdô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Virgin et al., Japan at the Dawn of the Modern Age (MFA, 2001), #63, photo p. 115

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 35.8 x 70 cm (14 1/8 x 27 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

2000.63a-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: 2000.63a-c, 2000.64a-c

Signed

Nitei e

Markings

Artist's seal: Kyûjirô

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection