Illustration of Scouts from the First Army Reconnoitering at Motianling (Daiichigun no sekkô Matenrei tanken no zu)
Hu et al, Conflicts of Interest (St. Louis exh. cat., 2016), #45; Virgin et al., Japan at the Dawn of the Modern Age (MFA, 2001), #44, photo p. 92; Tanba, Nishiki-e ni miru Meiji tennô to Meiji jidai (1966), #279 (with title)
Vertical ôban triptych; 37.5 x 75 cm (14 3/4 x 29 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper
Not On View
This impression lacks the title found on some other impressions.
Meiji kinoe ushi moto [1894, early winter], Beisaku sei
Previously owned by various dealers: primarily in London and Tokyo. Purchased between 1985-1999.
Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection