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In the Battle of the Yellow Sea a Sailor onboard Our Japanese Warship Matsushima, on the Verge of Dying, Asked Whether or Not the Enemy Ship Had Been Destroyed (Kôkai no tatakai ni waga Matsushima no suihei shi ni nozonde tekikan no sonpi o tou)

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MFA impressions: 2000.109a-c, 2000.380.21a-c, RES.27.192a-c

Signed

Kiyochika

Marks

Artist's seals: Kiyo, chika

Provenance

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

Okamoto, Impressions of the Front (1983), #30

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 37.8 x 71 cm (14 7/8 x 27 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

2000.109a-c

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints