Posted by Serge Astieres (126.96.36.199) on January 28, 2017 at 13:05:10:
In Reply to: Nobukazu - possibly Sino-Japanese War posted by John Scott on January 27, 2017 at 11:35:19:
The title in the red cartouche can be translated as "View of the fall of Pyongyang Casltle". This battle of the Sino-Japanese war took place on Sept.15th, 1894.
Nobukazu did several prints of this battle which attracted huge media coverage. This battlle is well documented in Irving Lavenberg super website: http://www.myjapanesehanga.com/home/artists/watanabe-nobukazu-1872-1944-/scene-of-the-fierce-battle-at-the-occupation-of-pyongyang-fort-in-the-sino-japanese-war
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