New York. 05-17- 1905.
Color lithograph, image 9 x 8 inches on sheet size 13 x 9 inches, front page from May 17, 1905 issue of Puck magazine. Trimmed, with short repaired tears, light creasing at left. A caricature depicting the fear that struck European nations following the victory of Japan over Russia in the Russo-Japanese war of 1904-1905. The head of a Japanese soldier with bayonet appears over the horizon as a group of European military leaders huddles below. Item #51151