Chinese Black Ship, Japanese White Ship (Shina kurofune Nihon hakusen), and Pig in a Serious Condition (Buta no taibyô), from the series Comical Art Exhibit of the Sino-Japanese War (Nissei sensô shôraku gakai)

「日清戦争笑楽画会 支那黒船日本白船 豚の大病」

Japanese
Meiji era
1895 (Meiji 28)
Artist Kobayashi Kiyochika (Japanese, 1847–1915), Publisher Fukuda Hatsujirô (Japanese)


Dimensions

Two horizontal chûban on one uncut vertical ôban sheet

Accession Number

2000.215

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Unsigned
無款

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection