A Torpedo Boat Fires a Torpedo (Suiraitei suirai hassha no zu)

「水雷艇水雷発射之圖」

Japanese
Meiji era
1895 (Meiji 28)
Artist Seisai Norichika (Japanese, active 1895), Publisher Takekawa Seikichi (Sawamuraya Seikichi) (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 37.5 x 75.5 cm (14 3/4 x 29 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

2000.57a-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: 2000.56a-c, 2000.57a-c

Signed

Norichika

Markings

Artist's seal: Norichika

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection