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Illustration of Negotiations Between Japan and Russia (Nichiro kaiken danpan zu)

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Signed

Kôtô

Marks

Artist's seal: Ogata (?) Kôtô

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), February 10

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 37.8 x 76.5 cm (14 7/8 x 30 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

2000.82a-c

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints