Having Followed Our Military Headquarters, We Look at the Grand Battlefield of Liaoyang (Waga gun shireibu ni shitagaeri Ryôyô no daisenjô o hitome ni nozomu)

「従我軍司令部一目望遼陽大戦場」

Japanese
Meiji era
1904 (Meiji 37), October 12
Artist Hirose Yoshikuni (Japanese, active 1904–1905), Publisher Matsuki Heikichi (Daikokuya) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Swinton, In Battle's Light (Worcester, 1991), #78; Konishi, Nishiki-e bakumatsu Meiji no rekishi 12 (1978), p. 89; Asai, Kinsei nishiki-e sesôshi 8 (1936), pp. 138-9

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 35 x 69.2 cm (13 3/4 x 27 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

2000.470a-c

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Yoshikuni
美邦

Markings

Artist's seal: Yoshikuni
画家の印:美邦

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection