An image of Battle scene from Sino-Japanese war

Toyohara (Yōshū) Chikanobu

(Japan 1838 – 1912)

Battle scene from Sino-Japanese war

Location
Not on display
Place of origin
Japan
Period
Japan: Meiji period 1868–1912
Year
1894
Media
Print
Medium
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
Accession number
418.1993.a-c