The Fall of Port Arthur and the Meeting Between the Generals Nogi and Stoessel; The Illuminatios of the Electric Cars and Lantern Processions for Congratulating Victory in Tokyo

Meeting of the Heroes of Both Sides AFter the Fall of Port Arthur, ad the Celebratory Procession in Tokyo. A special commemorative print to mark the fall of Port Artthur.
「旅順降伏後両雄会見ト東京市之祝提」

Japanese
Meiji era
1905 (Meiji 38), printed February 12, published February 15
Artist Tanaka Ryôzô (Japanese), Publisher Shôbidô (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Sharf, The Art of Propanganda (Portsmouth Athenaeum, 2005), #29

Dimensions

Sheet: 45.7 x 61 cm (18 x 24 in.)

Accession Number

2008.566

Medium or Technique

Lithograph; ink and color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

According to the inscriptions in the left margin, Tanaka Ryôzô of the Shôbidô firm was both artist and publisher.

Provenance

Purchased by Fred Sharf; 2008, given by Fred Sharf to the MFA

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection