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Illustration of the Great Naval Battle at the Harbor Entrance to Port Arthur in the Russo-Japanese War (Nichiro Ryojunkô daikaisen no zu)

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Inscription

Signed

Chinshu Rosetsu

Marks

Artist's seal: Mori Block carver: hori Toku

Provenance

Various dealers: primarily in London and Tokyo. Purchased between 1985-1999.

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection

Japanese, Meiji era, 1904 (Meiji 37), printed February 13, published February 16

Catalogue Raisonné

Virgin et al., Japan at the Dawn of the Modern Age (MFA, 2001), #62, photo p. 113

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 35.2 x 70 cm (13 7/8 x 27 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

2000.73a-c

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints