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JAPAN. JOCHMANS (Louis) A "Dreadnaught Fleet at Sea" a Primitive Style Oil on Canvas,  signed in full "Louis Jochmans",  c.1905
15¾ x 22 ins. 40 x 56 cms. some abrasions and scuffing, unrestored condition,
The "Dreadnaught" Class of Battleships was commenced in the Imperial Japanese Navy in 1904, followed by the British Royal Navy and the U.S Navy, in the following year. The Russo-Japanese War(1904-05) came about with the conflicting ambitions of Japan and Russia in Korea and Manchuria. The Japanese with their superior forces won every battle of the War.

Stock ref: 14111