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Collector:
Rosin, Henry D Dr  Search this
Rosin, Nancy  Search this
Physical description:
1 photographic print: hand coloring; image 26 x 20 cm., on mount 32.5 x 26.5 cm
Type:
Photographic prints
Photographs
Place:
Japan
Asia
Date:
1860 - ca 1900
[1860 - ca. 1900]
19th century
Notes:
Title taken from print.
The photographer's original identification number, 35, and original title, Prisoner, are printed in the bottom right corner.
Summary:
Two men are posed as jailer and prisoner in an indoor studio setting. The prisoner is bound in ropes, with his face nearly covered by a cloth handkerchief. The jailer grips a length of rope attached to the prisoner.
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
Prisoners  Search this
Arrest (Police methods)  Search this
Local number:
R014 (Rosin Number)
FSA A1999.35 014
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_239363