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In the Battle of Liaoyang, the Enemy General Prince Kuropatkin, Having Tactical Difficulties and the Whole Army Being Defeated, Bravely Came Forward into the Field to Do Bloody Battle (Ryôyô no eki, tekishô Kurohato-kô senryaku sogoshi sôgun ôi ni yaburu)

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Signed

Getsuzô ga

Marks

Artist's seal: Ensei

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, 1904 (Meiji 37)

  • Artist Getsuzô, Japanese, active 1904–1905
Catalogue Raisonné

Virgin et al., Japan at the Dawn of the Modern Age (MFA, 2001), #76, photo p. 128

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 36 x 70.1 cm (14 3/16 x 27 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

2000.450a-c

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints