1 photographic print; image 21 x 27 cm., on mount 24 x 29.5 cm
This image is on verso of Rosin number 015.
The Yamazato Suspension Bridge, designed in 1870 by British engineer Thomas James Waters, was one of the entrances to the Imperial Palace. A plaque on the bricks explains rules such as the number of people allowed on the bridge, whether horses and carriages are allowed, etc. Originally part of the Benjamin Lyman Smith album.
東京 山里吊橋 千代田城 江城 皇居
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
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C. 20560