Kiyochika: Sino-Japanese War Snow Scene

Kiyochika: Sino-Japanese War Snow Scene (Sold)

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Artist: Kobayashi Kiyochika
Title: Sino-Japanese War Snow Scene
Date: 1895

The Japanese Army has Landed at Weihaiwei and is Marching Onward (Ikaiei Jôriku shingun no zu). A calm commander astride a calm horse peer out from their winter coverings, impervious to the snow and ready for action. The mood is of ready, steady fortitude.

Condition: Excellent impression, color and condition.
Dimensions: ôban triptych
Literature: See Scharf Collection MFA
Signature: Kiyochika