Heroic Death of Commander T. Hirose in Execution of the Brilliant Mission to Block Port Arthur (Advertisement for "The Russo-Japanese War")

Ôkura Kôtô, Japanese, unknown - 1910



Color woodblock print on crepe paper

Sheet: 8 1/8 × 10 5/8 in. (20.6 × 27 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of the Art Department, Dartmouth College



Hasegawa Sonokichi, Tokyo


Place Made: Japan, East Asia, Asia


20th century

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Research Area


Not on view


Printed, in red, top left: The Russo-Japanese War.; printed, in red, top right: Heroic death of Commander T. Hirose in execu-tion of the brilliant mission to block Port Arthur. - March 27th 1904.; printed, in red, bottom right: An account of / the Russo-Japanese Conflict / With 6 full-page color Illustrations in Wood, / specially designed by / KOTO OKURA / Printed in original Japanese Crepe Paper. / Published by / SONOKICHI HASEGAWA, / TOKYO, JAPAN.


Professor Robert J. Poor; given to present collection, 1962.

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