January 18, 1969, Tokyo University, Tokyo | The Faculty of Engineering building (Reppin-kan) at the University of Tokyo on fire. Students continued fighting in the smoke

Artist: Hamaguchi Takashi 浜口タカシ (Japan, born 1931)
Historical period(s)
Showa era, 1969 - 1970
Gelatin silver print on paper
H x W (Image size): 22.9 × 33.4 cm (9 × 13 1/8 in) H x W (Paper size): 27.2 × 35.4 cm (10 11/16 × 13 15/16 in)
Credit Line
Purchase -- funds provided by the Friends of the Freer and Sackler Galleries
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Accession Number
On View Location
Currently not on view


Japan, protest, public gathering, Showa era (1926 - 1989)
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Published References
  • David Hogge, Carol Huh. Painting with Light: Photography at the Freer / Sackler. Washington, 2017. 150-151, 160-161, 117.
Collection Area(s)
Japanese Art
Web Resources
Whistler's Neighborhood
Google Cultural Institute
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