User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

"Our Ship, the Sazanami, seized the enemy warship, which was about to sink because of leakage of water. Brave sailors on our ship removed the battle flag at risk of their lives. March 10, 1904."

Start collecting

Signed

Ôju Kôkyo ga

Marks

Artist's seals: top: Ko; bottom: Gyo

Provenance

Various dealers: primarily in London and Tokyo. Purchased between 1985-1999.

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection

Japanese, Meiji era, 1904 (Meiji 37), April

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 35.5 x 70.2 cm (14 x 27 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

2000.71a-c

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints