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Title

Battle scene from Sino-Japanese war

1894

Artist

Toyohara (Yōshū) Chikanobu

Japan

1838 – 1912

  • Details

    Place where the work was made
    Japan
    Period
    Meiji period 1868 - 1912 → Japan
    Date
    1894
    Media category
    Print
    Materials used
    woodblock print; ink and colour on paper
    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
    Location
    Not on display
    Accession number
    418.1993.a-c
    Copyright

    Reproduction requests

    Artist information
    Toyohara (Yōshū) Chikanobu

    Works in the collection

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    Where the work was made

    Japan

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