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Object Title:
Japanese Marines Attack Weihaiwei
Native Name:
Nishiki-e
Object Number:
17727
Current Location:
Collections storage
Culture:
Japanese
Provenience:
Japan
Maker:
Katada Chojiro 片田長治郞
Period:
Meiji
Date Made:
1894
Early Date:
1894
Late Date:
1894
Section:
Asian
Materials:
Paper
Ink
Technique:
Woodblock Printed
Iconography:
Battle at Weihaiwei
Battle Ship
Soldiers
Description:
Woodblock print of battle scene from Sino-Japanese War of 1894-5. Japanese marines disembarking from three cruisers at left. On the right side Japanese soldiers clash with Chinese troops. In the upper right hand corner, in large Japanese characters, the title is given: "Japanese Marines Attack Weihaiwei"" and in a longer inscription there is an explanation of the event. In the lower left hand corner the publisher is given: Katada Chojiro. Triptych with three sheets of paper glued together.
Credit Line:
Gift of Dr. E. B. Landis
Other Number:
17227   -   Other Number
95-15-6   -   Found in Collection Number

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Images of Victory: Woodblock Prints from the Sino-Japanese War (04 Nov 1995 - 31 Aug 1996)
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