Our Forces, Flying a Great Distance, Bombard the Airport and the Surrounding Area in Nanjing…

Ibuki Kôshû, Japanese, active early 20th century; printed by Nakano Shinnosuke, Japanese, active early 20th century; published by Morikawa Shinzô, Japanese, active early 20th century; Shōwa period Our Forces, Flying a Great Distance, Bombard the Airport and the Surrounding Area in Nanjing, from the Series “Sino‑Japanese Incident: Illustrated Report of the Nation‑in‑Arms: First Series”, 1937; color woodblock print; sheet: 15 1/8 in. x 10 in. (38.4 x 25.4 cm) guard sheet with letterpress text: 15 5/8 x 10 in. (39.7 x 25.4 cm) mat size: 19 1/4 x 14 1/4 in. (48.9 x 36.2 cm) framed: 20 3/8 x 15 3/8 in. (51.8 x 39.1 cm); Saint Louis Art Museum, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Charles A. Lowenhaupt 907:2010.4