University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Native NameNishiki-e
Object Number: 95-15-20
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Japanese
Provenience: Japan
Date Made: 1894-1895
Early Date: 1894
Late Date: 1895
Section:Asian
Materials:Paper
Ink
Technique:Woodblock Printed
Iconography:Sino-Japanese War
Soldiers
Credit Line:Possibly the gift of Mrs. Sherman, pre-1984
Other NumberCG2002-1-1 - Found in Collection Number

Description

Woodblock print of battle from Sino-Japanese War of 1894-5. One of three sheets from a triptych. Woodblock color print showing scene from Sino-Japanese war. Foreground is samurai (?) and officer in sword fight, from half of a horse is visible. Japanese inscription in upper right corner.


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