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A Sailor of Our Warship Sazanami Jumped onto the Deck of a Russian Ship. With a Thundering Cry, "Hey You!" He Cut at the Enemy Captain and Kicked Him into the Water. --In the Sea Battle near Port Arthur, March 10, 1904

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Signed

Kôkyo

Marks

Artist's seal: Kô

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection

(Waga Sazanami kan no suihei tekikan ni tobinori kanchô ni mukatte daikatsu issei "Kono yarô" to sakebi kitte umi ni keotosu, sangatsu tôka, Ryojun kaisen)

Japanese, Meiji era, 1904 (Meiji 37), March 28

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 35.6 x 70 cm (14 x 27 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

2000.454a-c

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints