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Catalog Data

Collector:
Rosin, Henry D Dr  Search this
Rosin, Nancy  Search this
Creator:
Lyman, Benjamin Smith 1835-1920  Search this
Ueno, Hikoma 1838-1904  Search this
Beato, Felice b. ca. 1825  Search this
Stillfried, Raimund Baron von 1839-1911  Search this
Underwood & Underwood  Search this
Subject:
Meiji Emperor of Japan 1852-1912  Search this
Shōken Empress, consort of Meiji, Emperor of Japan 1850-1914  Search this
Japanese tea ceremony  Search this
Physical description:
ca. 616 items
Type:
Mammoth plates
Collection descriptions
Photographs
Photograph albums
Stereographs
Cartes-de-visite
Photographic prints
Place:
Japan
Kyoto (Japan)
Tokyo (Japan)
Yokohama-shi (Japan)
Date:
1860
1860-1900
1860 - ca 1900
1890-1900
1850-1900
Notes:
Henry and Nancy Rosin were collectors of Japanese photography of the nineteenth and twentieth centuries.
Organization:
Organized chronologically by the creators
Summary:
Assembled by collectors Dr. Henry D. Rosin and Nancy Rosin to document nineteenth-century and early twentieth-century photography of Japan. Includes albumen prints, portions handcolored, some signed and numbered in the negative. Taken by photographers Felice Beato (b. ca. 1825), Baron Raimon von Stillfried (1938-1911), Kusakabe Kimbei (active 1880s), Ueno Hikoma (1838-1904), Ogawa Kazumasa (1860-1929) and unknown photographers to depict architecture, landscapes, formal studio portraits, and daily activities.
Cite as:
Henry and Nancy Rosin Collection of Early Photography of Japan. Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives. Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C. Purchase and partial donation
Repository Loc.:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives. Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C. 20560
Topic:
Ainu  Search this
Photography of women  Search this
Streets  Search this
Temples  Search this
Samurai  Search this
Sumo wrestlers  Search this
Religion  Search this
Local number:
FSA A1999.35
Restrictions & Rights:
Access is by appointment only, Monday through Thursday 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Please contact the Archives to make an appointment: AVRreference@si.edu
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Henry and Nancy Rosin Collection of Early Photography of Japan 1860 - ca. 1900
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_235035