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Telegraphic Record of the Russo-Japanese War: On the Ice of Lake Baikal in Russia, a Steam Locomotive and Its Cars Sank, Killing Tens of Officers and Soldiers. Russia's Transport Capacity Was Greatly Damaged.

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Signed

Ryûa

Marks

Artist's seal: Edokko

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection

(Nichiro sensô denpô jikki no uchi: Rokoku no Baikaru-ko hyôjô tetsudô kikansha oyobi ressha kosui ni chinbotsu shite shôkô heishi sûjûnin sokushi su Rokoku yusôryoku wa dai shôgai o uketaru mono nari)

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

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 36.4 x 70.3 cm (14 5/16 x 27 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

2000.68a-c

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints