British Library releases over 200 Japanese and Chinese prints into Public Domain

May 30, 2014 at 4:17 am Leave a comment

The British Library and the Japan Center for Asian Historical Records (JACAR) have launched an online exhibition called The Sino-Japanese War of 1894-1895: as seen in prints and archives. It highlights the BL collection of Japanese and Chinese prints of the Sino-Japanese War and presents them in context with Japanese archival documents digitised by JACAR.


The images of the 235 prints are being released by the British Library into the Public Domain and can be found on the Gallery List of the website:

More detail on the Asian and African Studies blog;


Entry filed under: Art, Art History.

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