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Asian Art
Artist: Utagawa Yoshitora, Japanese, active ca. 1850–80
Calligrapher: Kanagaki Robun, Japanese, 1829–1894

Two Soldiers with a British Flag

1st month, 1861

Polychrome woodblock print

framed: 19 15/16 × 14 15/16 in. (50.6 × 38 cm)
sheet: 13 9/16 × 9 in. (34.5 × 22.8 cm)
Gift of John F. O’Brien
2017.50.22
Geography: 
Japan
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Japanese
Period: 
Edo period (1615–1868)
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.