Lot 5: Two Armies Battling at Nan Kou, woodcut printed in
October 4, 2012
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: Two Armies Battling at Nan Kou, woodcut printed in colours, depicting the battle of Nan Kou near Peking between the Nationalist Army and northern warlords during the civil war period in 1926, 543 x 775 mm, a few creases and edge tears repaired, with the stamp of 'Hebei People's Publishing House Reference Library' bottom right, Hebei, 1930. ***This war was significant because of the Nationalists' eventual unification of China..