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Colonel Satô Attacking the Fortress at Niuzhuang, As He Braved a Hail of Enemy Fire, Dashing Forward with the Flag as His Support and Capturing the Fort

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Inscription

Signed

Ôju Toshihide 応需年英

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

(Satô taisa Gyûsôjô o semuru ni atari tekidan o kaburite kussezu rentaiki o tsue ni shite funshin tokkan tekirui o nottoru zu)

Japanese, Meiji era, 1895 (Meiji 28), April

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 35.6 x 70.6 cm (14 x 27 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

2000.433a-c

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints