Hurrah for Japan! The Victory Song of Pyongyang (Nippon banzai, Heijô no gaika)

「日本萬歳平壤之凱歌」

Japanese
Meiji era
1894 (Meiji 27), October
Artist Kobayashi Kiyochika (Japanese, 1847–1915)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 35.8 × 69.6 cm (14 1/8 × 27 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

2000.149a-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: 2000.26a-c, 2000.149a-c, 2000.380.06a-c, RES.23.279-81

Signed

Kiyochika
清親

Markings

Artist's seals: Kiyo, Chika

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection