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Illustration of the Second Army's Assault on Port Arthur (Dainigun Ryojunkô kôgeki no zu)

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Inscription

Signed

Kiyochika

Marks

Artist's seal: Kiyo

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, 1894 (Meiji 27)

Catalogue Raisonné

Virgin et al., Japan at the Dawn of the Modern Age (MFA, 2001), #43, photo p. 91; Smith, Kiyochika (exh. cat., Santa Barbara, 1988), #96

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 35.3 x 71.3 cm (13 7/8 x 28 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

2000.414a-c

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints