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Asian Art
Artist: Utagawa Kunitora, Japanese, active ca. 1804–44
Artist: Watanabe Nobukazu, Japanese, 1872–1944
Artist: Kobayashi Kiyochika, Japanese, 1847–1915
Artist: Toyohara Chikanobu, Japanese, 1838–1912

Battle Scenes from the Sino-Japanese War

1904

Four-panel screen with polychrome woodblock prints, over painted

35 3/4 × 63 1/4 in. (90.81 × 160.66 cm) other (each panel): 15 15/16 in.(40.48 cm)
Gift of John F. O’Brien
2017.50.18a-b
Geography: 
Japan
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Japanese
Period: 
Meiji era (1868–1912)
Classification: 
Works on Paper - Prints
Provenance: 

John F. O'Brien, Mt. Pleasant, S.C.; gift in 2016 to Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions July 1, 2016–June 30, 2017,” https://artgallery.yale.edu/sites/default/files/files/bulletin/Pub-Bull-acquisitions-2017.pdf (accessed December 1, 2017).

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.