The Fall of the Yonganmen (Gate of Eternal Peace) at Jinzhoucheng: Superior Private Onoguchi Tokuji (Kinshûjô Eianmon kanraku no zu, Jôtôhei Onoguchi Tokuji)

「金州城永安門陥落之圖 上等兵小野口徳治」

Japanese
Meiji era
1895 (Meiji 28)
Artist Kobayashi Kiyochika (Japanese, 1847–1915), Publisher Katada Chôjirô (Hori Chô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hu et al, Conflicts of Interest (St. Louis exh. cat., 2016), #42; Virgin et al., Japan at the Dawn of the Modern Age (MFA, 2001), #41, photo p. 89

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 36.8 x 73.6 cm (14 1/2 x 29 in.)

Accession Number

2000.253a-c

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Kiyochika
清親

Markings

Artist's seal: Kobayashi

Provenance

Previously owned by various dealers: primarily in London and Tokyo. Purchased between 1985-1999.

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection