The Fall of Chinchow Fort (Kinshûjô rakujô no zu)

「金州城落城之図」

Japanese
Meiji era
1894 (Meiji 27)
Artist Kobayashi Kiyochika (Japanese, 1847–1915), Publisher Takekawa Seikichi (Sawamuraya Seikichi) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Chaikin, The Sino-Japanese War (1983), cat. no. 49, photo p. 159; Tanba, Nishiki-e ni miru Meiji tennô to Meiji jidai (1966), #262; Asai, Kinsei nishiki-e sesôshi 7, pp. 108-9 (without title)

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; overall: 37.3 x 72.7 cm (14 11/16 x 28 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

RES.23.267-9

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Triptych: RES.23.267 (left), RES.23.268 (center), RES.23.269 (right)

MFA impressions: RES.23.267-9, RES.23.315-6 (right and center sheets only), RES.23.317-9

Signed

Kiyochika
清親

Provenance

Anonymous gift in memory of Horatio G. Curtis

Credit Line

Anonymous gift