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Japanese Forces Driving Away Taiwanese Bandits near Xinzhu (Taiwan Shinchiku fukin dozoku sôjô no zu)

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Inscription

Signed

Kiyochika

Marks

Artist's seals: Kiyo, Chika

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), August

Catalogue Raisonné

Virgin et al., Japan at the Dawn of the Modern Age (MFA, 2001), #60, photo p. 110; Smith, Kiyochika (exh. cat., Santa Barbara, 1988), #101; Okamoto, Impressions of the Front (1983), #84

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

2000.421a-c

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints