The Great Battle at the Tokuriji. The Illustration of the War Between Japan and Russia, No. 9

A Great Battle Fought at telissu Resulting in the Almost Complete Annihilation of the Enemy Forces. A True Depiction of the Russo-Japanese War, No. 9.
「得利寺ニ於ケル大激戦敵軍殆ド全滅ス」

Japanese
Meiji era
1904 (Meiji 37), printed June 23, published June 26
Artist Tanaka Ryôzô (Japanese), Publisher Shôbidô (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Sharf, The Art of Propanganda (Portsmouth Athenaeum, 2005), #21

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

2008.559

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