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.

Picture of Captain Ôsawa and Six Others, the Death-Defying Seven from the Warship Yaeyama, Pushing Forward in Rongcheng Bay (Yaeyama-kan norikumi Ôsawa taii-ra shichimei no kesshitai Eijôwan ni funshin suru zu)

Start collecting

Inscription

Signed

Gekkô

Marks

Artist's seal: Gekkô

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)

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 35.5 x 71.4 cm (14 x 28 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

2000.127a-c

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints