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

Maker(s)
Artist: Hamaguchi Takashi 浜口タカシ (Japan, born 1931)
Historical period(s)
Showa era, 1969 - 1970
Medium
Gelatin silver print on paper
Dimensions
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)
Geography
Japan
Credit Line
Purchase -- funds provided by the Friends of the Freer and Sackler Galleries
Accession Number
S2016.8.3
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Photograph
Type

Photograph

Keywords
Japan, protest, public gathering, Showa era (1926 - 1989)
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Taka Ishii Gallery Japan

Published References
  • David Hogge Carol Huh. Painting with Light: Photography at the Freer / Sackler. Washington, DC, 2017. 150-151, 160-161, 117.
Collection Area(s)
Japanese Art
Web Resources
Whistler's Neighborhood
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Non-exclusive license

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