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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

Signed

Ôju Toshikata saku

Marks

Artist's seal: Ôsai shujin

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), 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 (other impression); Okamoto, Impressions of the Front (1983), #4

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 35.2 x 71 cm (13 7/8 x 27 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

2000.435a-c

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints