|Object Title||"Uproar in the Dragon Palace" from the series Nippon Banzai Hyakusen Hyakusho, or Long Live Japan! One Hundred Selections, One Hundred Laughs|
|Current Location:||Collections storage|
|Credit Line:||Gift of Mrs. Florence B. Sherman, 1895|
Woodblock print of satiric commentary on the Sino-Japanese War of 1894-5. Titled "Uproar in the Dragon Palace" the print is from the series Nippon Banzai Hyakusen Hyakusho, or "Long Live Japan! One Hundred Selections, One Hundred Laughs", printed in November of 1894 by artist Kobayashi Kiyochika and publisher Matsumoto Heikichi. This single sheet print portrays The Dragon King, his queen and fish attendants being disturbed by a huge anchor. Japanese inscription at top gives title and commentary.
Current & Past Exhibitions:
|Images of Victory: Woodblock Prints from the Sino-Japanese War (04 Nov 1995 - 31 Aug 1996)||View Objects in Exhibition|
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