Our Destroyers Fiercely Fought the Enemy Ships Outside of Port Arthur and Defeated the Enemy Fleet at Dawn April 13, 1904 (Waga kuchiku kantai Ryojunkô-gai ni oite tekkan ni kinsetsu shite gekisen shi ôi ni tekitai o yaburu)

「我驅逐艦旅順港外近接敵艦激戦大破敵隊」

Japanese
Meiji era
1904 (Meiji 37), printed April 17, published April 25
Artist Harada Kôkyo (Japanese, active 1894–1904), Publisher Matsuki Heikichi (Daikokuya) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Swinton, In Battle's Light (Worcester, 1991), #63

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 37.4 × 71.8 cm (14 3/4 × 28 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

2000.455a-c

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Ôju Kôkyo ga
耕挙画

Markings

Artist's seal: Esui unsan

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection