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Our Destroyers Hayatori and Asagiri Sinking Enemy Ships at Port Arthur During a Great Snowstorm at 3:00 a.m. on February 14, 1904 (Waga kuchiku kantai Hayatori Asagiri taifûsetsu Ryôjun ni oite tekikan o chin suru no zu)

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MFA impressions: 2000.543a-c, 2004.2175a-c

Signed

Kôkyo

Marks

Artist's seal: Kôkyo

Provenance

By November, 1999: with John Adams Japanese Woodblock Prints; November 19, 1999: purchased by Benjamin Weiss; December 15, 2004: given as a gift to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of Benjamin Weiss

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

  • Artist Kôkyo, Japanese, 1877–1904
Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 34.5 x 70 cm (13 9/16 x 27 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

2004.2175a-c

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints