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In the Battle of Nanshan Lieutenant Shibakawa Matasaburô Led His Men, Holding up a Rising Sun War Fan (Nanzan no eki, chûi Shibakawa Matasaburô-kun jintô ni tachi kyokujitsu gunsen o sasagete shisotsu o shiki su)

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Inscription

Artist's seal: Getsuzö

Signed

Getsuzô

Marks

Sealed: Getsuzô

Provenance

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), #75, photo p. 127

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 35.9 x 70.4 cm (14 1/8 x 27 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

2000.448a-c

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints