Hu, Philip et al. ed: CONFLICTS OF INTEREST. Art and War in Modern Japan. Seattle, 2016. 327 pp. Colour illustrations throughout. 29x25 cm. Cloth.
Showcases the Saint Louis Art Museum's fine collection of Japanese military prints and related material that comprise the donation of the Lowenhaupt collection. This extraordinary visual collection (mostly colour woodblock prints) chronicles Japan's rise as a modern nation from the Meiji Restoration through to the end of World War 2. Focusses on the Sino-Japanese War (1894-95) and the Russo-Japanese War (1904-05). Over 200 items are shown here, all illustrated in colour and well-described. A good reference.
Subjects: Woodcuts Warfare
Available, as of: 19/05/2017
Was item 30 in printed List 187.
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