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Our Naval Forces in the Yellow Sea Firing at And Sinking Chinese Warships (Waga kantai Kôkai ni oite Shikan o uchi shizumeru no zu)

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MFA impressions: 21.1765-7, 2000.380.22a-c

Signed

Kiyochika

Marks

Artist's seal: Kobayashi

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

Catalogue Raisonné

Virgin et al., Japan at the Dawn of the Modern Age (MFA, 2001), #34, photo p. 81; Smith, Kiyochika (exh. cat., Santa Barbara, 1988), #93; Okamoto, Impressions of the Front (1983), #25; Yoshida, Kiyochika (1964), #364

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 35.5 x 72.3 cm (14 x 28 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

2000.380.22a-c

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints