A Scene of Sino-Japan War

Method Woodblock (nishiki-e)
Artist [Anonymous]
Published c.1894
Dimensions Vertical ôban triptych; each sheet 37 x 24.5 cm (14 1/2 x 9 1/2 in.)
Notes An unsigned dramatic triptych of a naval battle during the Sino-Japanese War (1894-1895). Japanese ships to the left of the scene attack and commandeer a Chinese ship. A large explosion can be seen, with figures being thrown from the ship. Small boats filled with Japanese naval crew are seen rowing towards the defeated Chinese ship.

Condition: Some minor creasing and staining, three separate panels to form a triptych.
Framing mounted
Price £400.00
Stock ID 47226