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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

Inscription

Signed

Kiyochika

Marks

Artist's seals: Kiyo, chika

Provenance

Purchased by Francis Gardner Curtis, the donor's husband, during his residency in Japan in the early 1890's

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Francis Gardner Curtis

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

Catalogue Raisonné

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

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych

Accession Number

RES.27.192a-c

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints