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Hurrah! Hurrah! For the Great Japanese Empire! Great Victory for Our Troops in the Assault on Songhwan (Dai Nihon teikoku banbanzai: Seikan shûgeki waga gun taishô no zu)

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MFA impressions: 2000.435a-c, RES.27.180a-c

Inscription

Signed

Ôju Toshikata saku

Marks

Artist's seal: Ôsai shujin

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), August

Catalogue Raisonné

Kang Duksang, ed., Nishiki-e no naka no Chôsen to Chûgoku (2007), #75; Virgin et al., Japan at the Dawn of the Modern Age (MFA, 2001), #26, photo p. 71 (this impression); Okamoto, Impressions of the Front (1983), #4

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych

Accession Number

RES.27.180a-c

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints