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JAPAN.
SINO JAPANESE WAR PROPAGANDA
JAPAN. Wooden Engraved Printing Block depicting 10 Scenes from the Sino - Japanese War for the Popular Press,  showing encounters on land and sea, severally and separately captioned,  1894-95
17 x 11 x ¾ ins. made up of 4 blocks of hard wood framed together,
The Sino-Japanese War (1894–95) was primarily over the control of Korea. The outcome demonstrated the failure of the Qing Empire's attempts to modernize its military and fend off threats to its sovereignty, especially when compared with Japan's successful Meiji Restoration.
£450.00   

Stock ref: 14177




 
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