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Outside Port Arthur, Our Death-defying Naval Squads, in Scrapped Vessels Disguised as Warships and Under a Shower of Bullets, Bravely Destroyed their Ships to Block the Entrance of the Harbor--In the Gray Dawn, February 25, 1904

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Signed

Kôkyo ga

Marks

Artist's seal: Sômu

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)

  • Artist Kôkyo, Japanese, 1877–1904
Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 35.8 x 70.3 cm (14 1/8 x 27 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

2000.67a-c

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints