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Kabayama, the Head of the Naval Commanding Staff, onboard Seikyômaru, Attacks Enemy Ships (Kabayama gunreibuchô Seikyômaru o motte tekikan ni ataru)

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Signed

Ginkô

Marks

Sealed: Heta no yokozu (To be passionate about something, although unworthy of it)

Provenance

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), October

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych

Accession Number

2000.376a-c

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints