Kiyochika: Engineering Explosion

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Artist: Kobayashi Kiyochika
Title: Engineering Explosion
Series: Mirror of Army and Navy Heroes (Rikkai gunjin kômyô kagami)
Date: 1895, January

The army engineer Onoguchi Tokuji has no time to seek shelter as he detonates an explosion, obviously indifferent to his own safety. He destroyed the castle gate at Jinzhoucheng in the Sino-Japanese war.

Condition: Excellent impression, color and condition. Some backing remnants verso.
Dimensions: ôban
Publisher: Inoue Kichijirô
Seal: Artist’s seals
Signature: Kiyochika