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Catalog Data

Photographer:
Kusakabe, Kimbei 1841-1934  Search this
Collector:
Rosin, Henry D Dr  Search this
Rosin, Nancy  Search this
Creator:
Kusakabe, Kimbei 1841-1934  Search this
Physical description:
1 photographic print : albumen with hand coloring ; image 26.5 x 20.6 cm., on mount 32.8 x 26 cm
Type:
Photographs
Photographic prints
Place:
Japan
Asia
Date:
ca 1890s
Ca. 1890 - 1899
19th century
Notes:
Title from printed label affixed to bottom center of mount.
Numbered, lower right corner of image.
This print also published under title, Coolie. March, Philipp, ed. and Claudia Delank (2002). The Adventure of Japanese Photography 1860 - 1890. Heidelberg: Kehrer Verlag.
According to Henry and Nancy Rosin, the photographer of this print was originally F. Beato, and was re-published by K. Kimbei.
Summary:
A man poses with his straw raincoat and hat in an indoor studio setting. He holds a spade his left hand.
Photographer unidentified.
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. Partial purchase and gift of Henry and Nancy Rosin, 1999-2001
Repository Loc.:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C. 20560
Topic:
Photography  Search this
Fashion  Search this
Farmer  Search this
Peasants  Search this
Raincoats--Straw  Search this
Local number:
R009 (Rosin Number)
FSA A1999.35 009
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
Permission to publish, quote, or reproduce must be secured from the repository
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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_239260