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An image of Battle scene from Sino-Japanese war by Toyohara (Yôshû) CHIKANOBU

Toyohara (Yôshû) CHIKANOBU

(Japan 1838 – 1912)

Title
Battle scene from Sino-Japanese war
Place of origin
Japan
Period
Meiji period 1868 - 1912 → Japan
Year
1894
Media category
Print
Materials used
colour woodcut
Dimensions

36.0 x 72.3 cm image; 36.6 x 76.4 cm sheet:

a - left image - men facing left towards army; 36 x 24 cm; image

a - left image - men facing left towards army; 36.6 x 25.5 cm; sheet

b - center image - soldiers with flag; 35.6 x 23.9 cm; image

b - center image - soldiers with flag; 36.2 x 25.4 cm; sheet

c - right image - soldiers with cannon; 35.7 x 24.4 cm; image

c - right image - soldiers with cannon; 36.2 x 25.5 cm; sheet

Signature & date
Signed u.l. [part a], in Japanese, ink [incised on block] "Yôshû Chikanobu". Not dated.
Credit
Gift of Toru Ajioka 1993
Accession number
418.1993.a-c
Location
Not on display