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Object TitlePicture of the capture of the gunboat Sōkō
Object Number:17719K
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Japanese
Provenience: Japan
Maker: Yukawa Hiromitsu
Period: Meiji
Date Made: 1894-1895
Early Date: 1894
Late Date: 1895
Section:Asian
Materials:Paper
Technique:Woodblock Printed
Iconography:War
Inscription Language:Japanese Language
Credit Line:Gift of Dr. E. B. Landis, 1896

Description

One of a series of woodblock prints with color. Scenes of war. Inscriptions in red in margins. Seal and signature. Sea scape. Japanese soldiers in white transferring captive soldiers in small boats. Battle of Pungdo. Artist: Yukawa Hiromitsu (active c. 1894).

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