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Naval Officers Discussing the Battle Strategy for the Invasion of China (Kaigun Shôkôra seishin no senryaku o ronzuru zu)

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Signed

Ôju Toshikata e 応需年方絵

Marks

Artist's seal: Ôsai Shujin

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), September

Catalogue Raisonné

Kang Duksang, ed., Nishiki-e no naka no Chôsen to Chûgoku (2007), #71; Virgin et al., Japan at the Dawn of the Modern Age (MFA, 2001), #30, photo p. 76; Tanba, Nishiki-e ni miru Meiji tennô to Meiji jidai (1966), #275

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 35.7 x 72.3 cm (14 1/16 x 28 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

2000.380.9a-c

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints