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A Soldier's Dream at Camp during a Truce in the Sino-Japanese War (Seiseigun taisen yaei no yume)

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Inscription

Copier [rinsha] and printer: Inoue Kichijirö Engraver: hori Yata (Watanabe Yatarö, 1850-1913)

Signed

Shinsei

Marks

Artist's seals: Kobayashi; Kiyochika

Provenance

Previously owned by various dealers: primarily in London and Tokyo. Purchased between 1985-1999.

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection

Japanese, Meiji era, 1895 (Meiji 28), April

Catalogue Raisonné

Virgin et al., Japan at the Dawn of the Modern Age (MFA, 2001), #48, photo p. 96

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 37.2 x 75.1 cm (14 5/8 x 29 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

2000.279a-c

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints