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Banzai for the Japanese Navy and Army! Illustration of the Great Battle near Weihaiwei (Nihon kairiku banzai; Ikaiei fukin daigekisen no zu)

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Signed

Ikuhide hitsu

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, 1895 (Meiji 28), February

Catalogue Raisonné

Virgin et al., Japan at the Dawn of the Modern Age (MFA, 2001), #56, photo p. 104; Okamoto, Impressions of the Front (1983), #72

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 35.8 x 71.8 cm (14 1/8 x 28 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

2000.188a-c

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

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Prints