Collections : St. Louis Art Museum
References : Conflicts of Interest, Art and War in Modern Japan, (St. Louis exhibition catalogue, 2016) pp.30-31, figures 5 – 7.
The middle and right hand panels had previously been published by the same publisher in 1890 with a different design by Chikanobu for the left hand panel, under the title Visit by His Imperial Majesty to the Combined Exercises of Army and Navy Forces.
The variant of 1894 was published under two titles, as above, Our Forces Occupying Weihaiwei, as recorded here, andthe Great Sino-Japanese War in the Vicinity of Asan. The former is documented in this collection within Manchuria Campaign Capture of Wei hai Wei :