Koshu -- "Japanese Forces Attack Pingang"

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Artist Koshu (active 1894)
Title "Japanese Forces Attack Pingang" ("Nichigun Heijo Daishingeki no Zu")
Date 1894
Series na
Publisher na
Seal, Carver/Printer na
Image Size Three sheets, each 9 1/4 x 13 5/8 (overall image about 27 3/4 x 13 5/8).
Impression Very Fine. Skillfully executed "bokashi" shading throughout; over-printed areas of smoke; highly detailed carving.
Condition Very Good. Excellent colors. Unbacked (three individual sheets). Minor marks and flaws; minor edge thinning, one restored wormhole.
Reference/Illus Philadelphia Museum's "Impressions of the Front" pl#15 pg 23 and 52.
Comments A subtle and colorful action scene.
Item # CG-847
Price $325 (Sold)