Re: Russian Japanese War Woodblock


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Posted by John Fiorillo on January 22, 2003 at 07:56:47:

In Reply to: Russian Japanese War Woodblock posted by Bill Lewis on January 20, 2003 at 06:09:58:

The title cartouche appears to read as follows:
Nichiro sens˘. Kyűrenj˘ funsen no zu
(Russo-Japanese War: Picture of fierce fighting at Jiuliancheng).
This battle was fought in 1904. 'Kyűrenj˘' is the Japanese name for 'Jiuliancheng' (also spelled 'Chiu-lien-cheng') in Manchuria.

John



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