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Our Elite Forces Capturing the Pescadores Islands in Taiwan (Seiei naru waga gun Taiwan Hôkotô o senryô suru no zu)

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Triptych (lacks inscribed title seen on other impressions): RES.23.264 (left), RES.23.265 (center), RES.23.266 (right) MFA impressions, with title: 2000.422a-c, RES.27.167a-c MFA impressions, without title: 21.1777-9, RES.23.264-6

Inscription

Signed

Kiyochika

Marks

Artist's seal: Kiyo

Provenance

Anonymous gift in memory of Horatio G. Curtis

Credit Line

Anonymous gift

Japanese, Meiji era, 1894 (Meiji 27), December

Catalogue Raisonné

Virgin et al., Japan at the Dawn of the Modern Age (MFA, 2001), #58, photo p. 107

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych

Accession Number

RES.23.264-6

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints