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Illustration of the Landing and Advance to Weihaiwei (Ikaiei jôriku shingun no zu)

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MFA impressions: 68.805-7, 2000.418a-c

Inscription

Signed

Kiyochika

Marks

Artist's seal: Kiyochika

Provenance

Previously owned by 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)

Catalogue Raisonné

Tanba, Nishiki-e ni miru Meiji tennô to Meiji jidai (1966), #287; Virgin et al., Japan at the Dawn of the Modern Age (MFA, 2001), #55, photo p. 103; Yoshida, Kiyochika (1964), #133

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 35.8 x 71.6 cm (14 1/8 x 28 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

2000.418a-c

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints