Beisaku: Scouts from the First Army Reconnoitering
Artist: Taguchi Beisaku
Title: Scouts from the First Army Reconnoitering
Illustration of Scouts from the First Army Reconnoitering at Motianling (Daiichigun no sekkô Matenrei tanken no zu). A single scout is reflected in an autumn lake, his loneliness intensified by the unpopulated nature all around. From the Sino-Japanese War.
Condition: Excellent impression, color and condition.
Dimensions: oban triptych
Publisher: Inoue Kichijirô
Literature: “Japan at the Dawn of the Modern Age”, #44, page 92.
Signature: Meiji kinoe ushi moto, Beisaku sei