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After Sharp Fighting the Rurik was Sunk and Two Others Were Seriously Damaged by our Second Squadron

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Purchased by Fred Sharf; 2008, given by Fred Sharf to the MFA

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Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection

Fierce Attack by our Second naval Squadron on the Enemy FLeet at Anchor off Tsushima Resulting in the Sinking of the Rurik and Serious Losses to the Remaining Enemy Warships-dawn 14 August. Illustrated Report on the Russo-Japanese War, No.7.

Japanese, Meiji era, 1904 (Meiji 37) printed August 15, published August 20

Catalogue Raisonné

Sharf, The Art of Propanganda (Portsmouth Athenaeum, 2005), #25


Sheet: 45.7 x 61 cm (18 x 24 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Lithograph; ink and color on paper