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Admiral Kabayama Fights Furiously in the Great Sino-Japanese Naval Battle off Takushan in China (Shinkoku Daikôsan oki Nisshin daikaisen Kabayama shôgun funsen no zu)

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Inscription

Signed

Yôshû Chikanobu 楊洲周延

Provenance

Previously owned by various dealers: primarily in London and Tokyo. Purchased between 1985-1999.

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection

Japanese, Meiji era, 1894 (Meiji 27), October

Catalogue Raisonné

Virgin et al., Japan at the Dawn of the Modern Age (MFA, 2001), #38, photo p. 85; Okamoto, Impressions of the Front (1983), #28

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 36 x 72.5 cm (14 3/16 x 28 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

2000.243a-c

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints