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Captain Awata Fights Furiously with His Celebrated Sword in the Assault on Magongcheng in the Pescadores (Awata Taii Hôkôtô Bakôjô kôgeki no sai Yûjô no meitô o motte ôini funtô suru zu)

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Inscription

Seal: Toshihide ga in Publisher: Matsuno Yonejirö

Signed

Matsuno-shi ni shoku sarete Toshihide

Marks

Artist's seal: Toshihide no in

Provenance

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), May

Catalogue Raisonné

Okamoto, Impressions of the Front (1983), #80

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 35.6 x 71 cm (14 x 27 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

2000.431a-c

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints