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Collector:
Rosin, Henry D Dr  Search this
Rosin, Nancy  Search this
Physical description:
1 photographic print : hand coloring ; image 25.9 x 20.5 cm., on mount 26.5 x 21.8 cm
Type:
Trade cards
Photographic prints
Place:
Japan
Asia
Date:
1860 - ca 1900
[1860 - ca. 1900]
19th century
Notes:
Title devised by Henry and Nancy Rosin.
Summary:
A young woman is seated in front of a mirror upon tatami mats in the motions of applying makeup. It is in a studio setting, for the mirror is turned at an angle to show the camera the woman's reflection. There is a bowl, small container and box with various things next to the woman.
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
Mirrors  Search this
Women  Search this
Portraits  Search this
Local number:
R022 (Rosin Number)
FSA A1999.35 022
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_239308