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Henry and Nancy Rosin Collection of Early Photography of Japan

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
Names:
Japanese tea ceremony  Search this
Meiji, Emperor of Japan, 1852-1912  Search this
Shōken, Empress, consort of Meiji, Emperor of Japan, 1850-1914  Search this
Extent:
616 Items (approximate count)
Culture:
Ainu  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Mammoth plates
Photographs
Photograph albums
Stereographs
Cartes-de-visite
Photographic prints
Place:
Japan
Japan -- 1890-1900
Kyoto (Japan)
Tokyo (Japan)
Yokohama-shi (Japan)
Date:
1860 - ca. 1900
Scope and Contents:
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.
Arrangement:
Organized chronologically by the creators.
Biographical / Historical:
Henry and Nancy Rosin were collectors of Japanese photography of the nineteenth and twentieth centuries.
Local Numbers:
FSA A1999.35
Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Topic:
Photography of women  Search this
Streets -- Japan  Search this
Temples -- Japan  Search this
Samurai  Search this
Sumo wrestlers  Search this
Religion  Search this
Genre/Form:
Mammoth plates
Photographs -- 1850-1900
Photograph albums
Stereographs -- 1860-1900
Cartes-de-visite
Photographic prints
Citation:
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.
Identifier:
FSA.A1999.35
See more items in:
Henry and Nancy Rosin Collection of Early Photography of Japan
Archival Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/dc377c3c477-251b-43d9-8ce5-9626389db8ca
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-fsa-a1999-35
Online Media:

Nikko

Collector:
Rosin, Henry D., Dr.  Search this
Rosin, Nancy  Search this
Collection Collector:
Rosin, Henry D., Dr.  Search this
Rosin, Nancy  Search this
Collection 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
Extent:
1 Item (Mammoth plate, 44 x 55 cm.)
Container:
Folder 3
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Photographs
Mammoth plates
Photographic prints
Place:
Asia
Japan
Nikko (Japan)
Date:
[1860 - ca. 1900]
Scope and Contents:
Carved wood panels with bird motif, possibly a phoenix. These panels are believed to be from a palace in Nikko.
Photographer unknown.
Local Numbers:
R414 (Rosin Number)

FSA A1999.35 414
General:
Title taken from print.
Title printed in lower left corner of print.
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Topic:
Photography -- Japan  Search this
Photography -- 19th century  Search this
Decorative arts  Search this
Wall panels  Search this
Carvings  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Mammoth plates
Photographic prints
Collection Citation:
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.
Identifier:
FSA.A1999.35, Item FSA A1999.35 414
See more items in:
Henry and Nancy Rosin Collection of Early Photography of Japan
Archival Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/dc3e86fa128-1a66-4336-956b-694e62f63471
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-fsa-a1999-35-ref598

166. Nikko

Collector:
Rosin, Henry D., Dr.  Search this
Rosin, Nancy  Search this
Collection Collector:
Rosin, Henry D., Dr.  Search this
Rosin, Nancy  Search this
Collection 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
Extent:
1 Item (Mammoth plate, 44 x 55 cm.)
Container:
Folder 3
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Photographs
Mammoth plates
Photographic prints
Place:
Asia
Japan
Nikko (Japan)
Date:
[1860 - ca. 1900]
Scope and Contents:
Interior of palace, with ornate carvings above the doorway and decorative items.
Photographer unidentified.
Local Numbers:
R415 (Rosin Number)

FSA A1999.35 415
General:
Title taken from print.
Title printed in lower left corner of print.
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Topic:
Photography -- Japan  Search this
Photography -- 19th century  Search this
Decorative arts  Search this
Carvings  Search this
Interior decoration  Search this
Architecture -- Japan  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Mammoth plates
Photographic prints
Collection Citation:
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.
Identifier:
FSA.A1999.35, Item FSA A1999.35 415
See more items in:
Henry and Nancy Rosin Collection of Early Photography of Japan
Archival Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/dc3dd388659-32fb-4e15-9ba3-800339fd149e
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-fsa-a1999-35-ref600

[Detail of carved ho-o bird at Nikko]

Collector:
Rosin, Henry D., Dr.  Search this
Rosin, Nancy  Search this
Collection Collector:
Rosin, Henry D., Dr.  Search this
Rosin, Nancy  Search this
Collection 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
Extent:
1 Item (Mammoth plate, 43.5 x 55 cm.)
Container:
Folder 3
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Photographs
Mammoth plates
Photographic prints
Place:
Asia
Nikko (Japan)
Japan
Date:
[1860 - ca. 1900]
Scope and Contents:
Detail of carved ho-o (phoenix) bird, and other intricate carvings.
Photographer unidentified.
Local Numbers:
R416 (Rosin Number)

FSA A1999.35 416
General:
Title devised by Henry and Nancy Rosin.
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Topic:
Photography -- Japan  Search this
Photography -- 19th century  Search this
Decorative arts  Search this
Carvings  Search this
Interior decoration  Search this
Birds in art  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Mammoth plates
Photographic prints
Collection Citation:
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.
Identifier:
FSA.A1999.35, Item FSA A1999.35 416
See more items in:
Henry and Nancy Rosin Collection of Early Photography of Japan
Archival Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/dc34cb967c5-4d0e-4da0-b38f-36e0501d4d43
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-fsa-a1999-35-ref601

Interior of Toshogu Shrine, Nikko

Collector:
Rosin, Henry D., Dr.  Search this
Rosin, Nancy  Search this
Collection Collector:
Rosin, Henry D., Dr.  Search this
Rosin, Nancy  Search this
Collection 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
Extent:
1 Item (Mammoth plate, 41.2 x 53 cm.)
Container:
Folder 2
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Photographs
Mammoth plates
Photographic prints
Place:
Asia
Japan
Nikko (Japan)
Date:
[1860 - ca. 1900]
Scope and Contents:
Interior view of Toshogu Shrine at Nikko, with drums, gong, vases and boxes. Interior items include carved wall panels and decorative ceiling.
Photographer unidentified.
Local Numbers:
R417 (Rosin Number)

FSA A1999.35 417
General:
Title devised by Henry and Nancy Rosin.
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Topic:
Photography -- Japan  Search this
Photography -- 19th century  Search this
Decorative arts  Search this
Carvings  Search this
Interior decoration  Search this
Drums  Search this
Musical instruments  Search this
Vases  Search this
Architecture -- Japan  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Mammoth plates
Photographic prints
Collection Citation:
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.
Identifier:
FSA.A1999.35, Item FSA A1999.35 417
See more items in:
Henry and Nancy Rosin Collection of Early Photography of Japan
Archival Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/dc3a550fb07-0c9a-4b3a-8b4c-94d6a820935f
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-fsa-a1999-35-ref603

[Nikko - temple interior]

Collector:
Rosin, Henry D., Dr.  Search this
Rosin, Nancy  Search this
Collection Collector:
Rosin, Henry D., Dr.  Search this
Rosin, Nancy  Search this
Collection 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
Extent:
1 Item (Mammoth plate, 43.5 x 54.6 cm)
Container:
Folder 2
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Photographs
Mammoth plates
Photographic prints
Place:
Asia
Japan
Nikko (Japan)
Date:
[1860 - ca. 1900]
Scope and Contents:
Interior of temple with ornate decor.
Photographer unidentified.
Local Numbers:
R418 (Rosin Number)

FSA A1999.35 418
General:
Title devised by Henry and Nancy Rosin.
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Topic:
Photography -- Japan  Search this
Photography -- 19th century  Search this
Decorative arts  Search this
Interior decoration  Search this
Temples -- Japan  Search this
Architecture -- Japan  Search this
Architecture, sculptures  Search this
Religion  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Mammoth plates
Photographic prints
Collection Citation:
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.
Identifier:
FSA.A1999.35, Item FSA A1999.35 418
See more items in:
Henry and Nancy Rosin Collection of Early Photography of Japan
Archival Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/dc39f36f503-0fa0-486a-bfbb-1f1a314f4179
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-fsa-a1999-35-ref604

[Nikko: doorway, window and carvings]

Collector:
Rosin, Henry D., Dr.  Search this
Rosin, Nancy  Search this
Collection Collector:
Rosin, Henry D., Dr.  Search this
Rosin, Nancy  Search this
Collection 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
Extent:
1 Item (Mammoth plate, 42.8 x 53.5 cm.)
Container:
Folder 3
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Photographs
Mammoth plates
Photographic prints
Place:
Asia
Japan
Nikko (Japan)
Date:
[1860 - ca. 1900]
Scope and Contents:
View of decorative door, bell-shaped lattice window, and elaborate wall carvings.
Photographer unidentified.
Local Numbers:
R419 (Rosin Number)

FSA A1999.35 419
General:
Title devised by Henry and Nancy Rosin.
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Topic:
Photography -- Japan  Search this
Photography -- 19th century  Search this
Interior decoration  Search this
Architecture -- Japan  Search this
Decorative arts  Search this
Doorways  Search this
Doors  Search this
Windows  Search this
Carvings  Search this
Wall panels  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Mammoth plates
Photographic prints
Collection Citation:
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.
Identifier:
FSA.A1999.35, Item FSA A1999.35 419
See more items in:
Henry and Nancy Rosin Collection of Early Photography of Japan
Archival Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/dc38336c6a4-cd7f-42d0-9cef-b0074d918f0d
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-fsa-a1999-35-ref605

[Temizu-ya and buildings, Nikko]

Collector:
Rosin, Henry D., Dr.  Search this
Rosin, Nancy  Search this
Collection Collector:
Rosin, Henry D., Dr.  Search this
Rosin, Nancy  Search this
Collection 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
Extent:
1 Item (Mammoth plate, 43.5 x 54.6 cm.)
Container:
Folder 5
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Photographs
Mammoth plates
Photographic prints
Place:
Asia
Japan
Nikko (Japan)
Date:
[1860 - ca. 1900]
Scope and Contents:
View of temizu-ya (hand washing station for ablutions), temple buildings, torii and stone lanterns.
Photographer unidentified.
Local Numbers:
R420 (Rosin Number)

FSA A1999.35 420
General:
Title devised by Henry and Nancy Rosin.
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Topic:
Photography -- Japan  Search this
Photography -- 19th century  Search this
Temples -- Japan  Search this
Architecture -- Japan  Search this
Torii  Search this
Stone lanterns  Search this
Religion  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Mammoth plates
Photographic prints
Collection Citation:
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.
Identifier:
FSA.A1999.35, Item FSA A1999.35 420
See more items in:
Henry and Nancy Rosin Collection of Early Photography of Japan
Archival Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/dc300dacd16-408b-4e11-8afa-73dbd3c469d0
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-fsa-a1999-35-ref606

Nikko: Entrance to Toshogu Shrine

Collector:
Rosin, Henry D., Dr.  Search this
Rosin, Nancy  Search this
Collection Collector:
Rosin, Henry D., Dr.  Search this
Rosin, Nancy  Search this
Collection 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
Extent:
1 Item (Mammoth plate : on mount 42.3 x 54 cm, hand coloring, image 41 x 53 cm.)
Container:
Folder 5
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Photographs
Mammoth plates
Photographic prints
Place:
Asia
Japan
Nikko (Japan)
Date:
[1860 - ca. 1900]
Scope and Contents:
View of seven priests in ceremonial robes ascending steps to Toshogu (日光東照宮). Torii and stone pagodas stand in the gravel-filled foreground.
Photographer unidentified.
Local Numbers:
R421 (Rosin Number)

FSA A1999.35 421
General:
Title devised by Henry and Nancy Rosin.
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Occupation:
Priests  Search this
Topic:
Photography -- Japan  Search this
Photography -- 19th century  Search this
Temples -- Japan  Search this
Architecture -- Japan  Search this
Torii  Search this
Stone lanterns  Search this
Religion  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Mammoth plates
Photographic prints
Collection Citation:
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.
Identifier:
FSA.A1999.35, Item FSA A1999.35 421
See more items in:
Henry and Nancy Rosin Collection of Early Photography of Japan
Archival Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/dc3bb23201b-4c82-4a09-bd7e-4499c18982fe
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-fsa-a1999-35-ref607

10. Nikko

Collector:
Rosin, Henry D., Dr.  Search this
Rosin, Nancy  Search this
Collection Collector:
Rosin, Henry D., Dr.  Search this
Rosin, Nancy  Search this
Collection 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
Extent:
1 Item (Mammoth plate, 54.2 x 43.7 cm.)
Container:
Folder 2
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Photographs
Mammoth plates
Photographic prints
Place:
Asia
Japan
Nikko (Japan)
Date:
[1860 - ca. 1900]
Scope and Contents:
Detail of carved entry.
Photographer unidentified.
Local Numbers:
R422 (Rosin Number)

FSA A1999.35 422
General:
Title taken from print.
Title printed in lower right corner of print.
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Topic:
Photography -- Japan  Search this
Photography -- 19th century  Search this
Decorative arts  Search this
Carvings  Search this
Architecture -- Japan  Search this
Entrances  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Mammoth plates
Photographic prints
Collection Citation:
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.
Identifier:
FSA.A1999.35, Item FSA A1999.35 422
See more items in:
Henry and Nancy Rosin Collection of Early Photography of Japan
Archival Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/dc35a01b609-6fbc-4610-91b5-ce7c9c5b721b
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-fsa-a1999-35-ref608

Tokyo: Gate to Tokugawa Mausolea, Zojo-ji, Shiba

Collector:
Rosin, Henry D., Dr.  Search this
Rosin, Nancy  Search this
Collection Collector:
Rosin, Henry D., Dr.  Search this
Rosin, Nancy  Search this
Collection 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
Extent:
1 Item (Mammoth plate, 43 x 53.7 cm.)
Container:
Folder 5
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Mammoth plates
Photographs
Photographic prints
Place:
Asia
Japan
Tokyo (Japan)
Date:
[ca. 1870s]
[ca. 1870 - 1879]
Scope and Contents:
View of Shiba Temple gate and gravel courtyard. Rows of stone lanterns stand to the right of the gate.
Photographer unidentified.
Local Numbers:
R423 (Rosin Number)

FSA A1999.35 423
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Topic:
Photography -- Japan  Search this
Photography -- 19th century  Search this
Temples -- Japan  Search this
Architecture -- Japan  Search this
Stone lanterns  Search this
Entrances  Search this
Gates  Search this
Carvings  Search this
Religion  Search this
Genre/Form:
Mammoth plates
Photographs
Photographic prints
Collection Citation:
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.
Identifier:
FSA.A1999.35, Item FSA A1999.35 423
See more items in:
Henry and Nancy Rosin Collection of Early Photography of Japan
Archival Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/dc35752e9b3-61a2-4236-82a8-9935e3b0eb9f
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-fsa-a1999-35-ref610

Satake Garden, Mukojima, Tokyo

Collector:
Rosin, Henry D., Dr.  Search this
Rosin, Nancy  Search this
Collection Collector:
Rosin, Henry D., Dr.  Search this
Rosin, Nancy  Search this
Collection 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
Extent:
1 Item (Mammoth plate, 44 x 54.5 cm.)
Container:
Folder 1
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Photographs
Mammoth plates
Photographic prints
Place:
Japan
Tokyo (Japan)
Asia
Date:
[1860 - ca. 1900]
Scope and Contents:
View of five people in an outdoor setting with trees, stream, and shrubbery. Houses are visible in the background.
Photographer unidentified.
向島佐竹庭園
Local Numbers:
R424 (Rosin Number)

FSA A1999.35 424
General:
Title devised by Henry and Nancy Rosin.
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Topic:
Photography -- Japan  Search this
Photography -- 19th century  Search this
Stone lanterns  Search this
Trees  Search this
Shrubs  Search this
Streams  Search this
Rocks  Search this
Natural landscapes  Search this
Neighborhoods -- 19th century  Search this
Architecture -- Japan  Search this
Villages -- Japan  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Mammoth plates
Photographic prints
Collection Citation:
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.
Identifier:
FSA.A1999.35, Item FSA A1999.35 424
See more items in:
Henry and Nancy Rosin Collection of Early Photography of Japan
Archival Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/dc35d916704-57f3-4dd0-ba51-3d77e06025ea
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-fsa-a1999-35-ref611

[Woman with gold obi]

Photographer:
Kusakabe, Kimbei, 1841-1934  Search this
Kajima, Seibei  Search this
Genrokukan Studio  Search this
Collector:
Rosin, Henry D., Dr.  Search this
Rosin, Nancy  Search this
Collection Collector:
Rosin, Henry D., Dr.  Search this
Rosin, Nancy  Search this
Collection 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
Extent:
1 Item (Mammoth plate : on mount 63.2 x 50.8 cm, hand coloring, image 52.2 x 41 cm.)
Container:
Folder 1
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Photographs
Mammoth plates
Photographic prints
Portraits
Place:
Asia
Japan
Date:
[1860 - ca. 1900]
Scope and Contents:
Portrait of standing young woman dressed in black kimono and gold obi (wide stiff sash). The hems of her kimono have a landscape motif and are painted in pastel colors.
Biographical / Historical:
Kajima Seibei was a pioneering Japanese photographer of the late 19th century who operated Genrokukan Studio in Kobikicho, Ginza with his bother brother Seizaburo.
Local Numbers:
R425 (Rosin Number)

FSA A1999.35 425
General:
Title devised by Henry and Nancy Rosin.
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Topic:
Photography -- Japan  Search this
Photography -- 19th century  Search this
Kimonos  Search this
Fashion -- Japan  Search this
Obi  Search this
Young women  Search this
Women -- Japan  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Mammoth plates
Photographic prints
Portraits
Collection Citation:
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.
Identifier:
FSA.A1999.35, Item FSA A1999.35 425
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Henry and Nancy Rosin Collection of Early Photography of Japan
Archival Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/dc38b294534-5f08-429b-b303-b5beec701d63
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-fsa-a1999-35-ref612

2021. Iris blossoms at Horikiri, Tokyo

Photographer:
Kusakabe, Kimbei, 1841-1934  Search this
Kusakabe, Kimbei, 1841-1934  Search this
Collector:
Rosin, Henry D., Dr.  Search this
Rosin, Nancy  Search this
Collection Collector:
Rosin, Henry D., Dr.  Search this
Rosin, Nancy  Search this
Collection 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
Extent:
1 Item (Mammoth plate, hand coloring, 42.3 x 54 cm.)
Container:
Folder 1
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Photographs
Mammoth plates
Photographic prints
Place:
Asia
Japan
Tokyo (Japan)
Date:
[ca. 1870s]
Scope and Contents:
Blooming iris field. Tents with benches stand in the background, possibly a place for light refreshments.
Biographical / Historical:
Born to a family of textile merchants in Kofu, Yamanashi Prefecture, Kusakabe Kimbei moved to Yokohama in 1859. Although unclear, Kusakabe apprenticed under either Felice Beato and/or Raimond von Stillfried (Bennet, T. (1996) Early Japanese Images. Charles E. Tuttle Company: Rutland Vermont and Tokyo, Japan.) Kusakabe managed a studio in Yokohama, first at Bentendori until 1881, then later at Honcho. His photo studio was well received by many, including foreigners.
Local Numbers:
R426 (Rosin Number)

FSA A1999.35 426
General:
Title taken from print.
Title printed in lower right corner of print.
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Topic:
Photography -- Japan  Search this
Photography -- 19th century  Search this
Flowers  Search this
Irises (Plants)  Search this
Parks  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Mammoth plates
Photographic prints
Collection Citation:
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.
Identifier:
FSA.A1999.35, Item FSA A1999.35 426
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Henry and Nancy Rosin Collection of Early Photography of Japan
Archival Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/dc304ee32a4-fdaa-4e7f-91c6-047b3f905313
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-fsa-a1999-35-ref613

[House with screens and flowers]

Collector:
Rosin, Henry D., Dr.  Search this
Rosin, Nancy  Search this
Collection Collector:
Rosin, Henry D., Dr.  Search this
Rosin, Nancy  Search this
Collection 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
Extent:
1 Item (Mammoth plate, 76 x 84 cm. in frame.)
Container:
Folder 4
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Photographs
Mammoth plates
Photographic prints
Place:
Asia
Japan
Date:
[1860 - ca. 1900]
Scope and Contents:
View of house with painted screens, garden pond, and tall flowers (dahlias?). Two seated figures are visible on the veranda.
Photographer unidentified.
Print is framed.
Local Numbers:
R427 (Rosin Number)

FSA A1999.35 427
General:
Title devised by Henry and Nancy Rosin.
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Topic:
Photography -- Japan  Search this
Photography -- 19th century  Search this
Flowers  Search this
Porches  Search this
Architecture, Domestic  Search this
Water gardens  Search this
Gardens -- Japan  Search this
Architecture -- Japan  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Mammoth plates
Photographic prints
Collection Citation:
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.
Identifier:
FSA.A1999.35, Item FSA A1999.35 427
See more items in:
Henry and Nancy Rosin Collection of Early Photography of Japan
Archival Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/dc3f6ab4467-9d04-4fd0-8d04-b9f5f2131841
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-fsa-a1999-35-ref616

Photographs of the Peacock Room in Charles Lang Freer's house in Detroit

Collector:
Freer, Charles Lang, 1856-1919  Search this
Creator:
Whistler, James McNeill, 1834-1903  Search this
Names:
Freer Gallery of Art  Search this
Freer, Charles Lang, 1856-1919  Search this
Collection Creator:
Freer, Charles Lang, 1856-1919  Search this
Extent:
1.5 Linear feet
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Place:
Detroit (Mich.)
Date:
1908
Scope and Contents:
Twenty one photographic images depicting the Peacock Room in Freer's home in Detroit, take by George R. Swain in Spring of 1908. The collection contains 10 standard size prints; 4 mammoth plate prints; 7 original glass plate negatives. The photographs also display selections from Freer's own extensive ceramics collection.
Arrangement:
Organized in two boxes, for prints and negatives, and one folder for large format prints.
Local Numbers:
FSA A.01 12.02.3.3
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Permission to publish, quote, or reproduce must be secured from the repository.
Topic:
Art, Asian -- Collectors and collecting  Search this
Art, American -- Collectors and collecting  Search this
Art -- Collectors and collecting  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Collection Citation:
Charles Lang Freer Papers. Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives. Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C. Gift of the estate of Charles Lang Freer.
Identifier:
FSA.A.01, File FSA A.01 12.02.3.3
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Charles Lang Freer Papers
Charles Lang Freer Papers / Series 12: Photographs / 12.2: Whistler / 12.2.4: Peacock Room
Archival Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/dc3b0bafcde-b2b8-414f-97bf-e7cebc74c6e8
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-fsa-a-01-ref3167

Eadweard Muybridge

Artist:
Eadweard Muybridge, 9 Apr 1830 - 8 May 1904  Search this
Sitter:
Eadweard Muybridge, 9 Apr 1830 - 8 May 1904  Search this
Medium:
Albumen silver print
Dimensions:
Image/Sheet: 51.5 x 39.1cm (20 1/4 x 15 3/8")
Mount: 70.6 x 55.5cm (27 13/16 x 21 7/8")
Mat: 81.3 x 66cm (32 x 26")
Type:
Photograph
Place:
United States\California\Mariposa\Yosemite National Park
Date:
1872
Topic:
Costume\Headgear\Hat  Search this
Nature & Environment\Plant\Tree  Search this
Exterior\Forest  Search this
Eadweard Muybridge: Male  Search this
Eadweard Muybridge: Education\Educator\Lecturer  Search this
Eadweard Muybridge: Visual Arts\Artist\Photographer  Search this
Eadweard Muybridge: Politics and Government\Government Official\Surveyor  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Larry J. West
Object number:
NPG.2007.92
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4e72efab2-e28e-45a4-9f74-1fc587ce814a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2007.92

Galen Clark

Artist:
Carleton E. Watkins, 11 Nov 1829 - 23 Jun 1916  Search this
Sitter:
Galen Clark, 28 Mar 1814 - 24 Mar 1910  Search this
Medium:
Albumen silver print
Dimensions:
Image/Sheet: 52.1 x 39.8cm (20 1/2 x 15 11/16")
Mat: 81.3 x 66cm (32 x 26")
Type:
Photograph
Place:
United States\California\Mariposa\Mariposa Grove
Date:
c. 1865-1866
Topic:
Exterior  Search this
Weapon\Gun\Rifle  Search this
Nature & Environment\Plant\Tree  Search this
Exterior\Forest  Search this
Galen Clark: Male  Search this
Galen Clark: Natural Resources\Explorer  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.2006.7
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4ae9362fd-36a2-461e-a935-e925dc9419ed
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2006.7

Hell's Half Acre

Artist:
F. Jay Haynes, born Saline, MI 1853-died St. Paul, MN 1921  Search this
Medium:
vintage mammoth plate albumen silver print
Dimensions:
image: 17 1/2 x 21 1/2 in. (44.6 x 54.6 cm.)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
ca. 1885
Topic:
Landscape  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase
Object number:
1993.77.2
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
See more items in:
Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk76ffde767-3144-4fee-bfdf-3315b2e62f2e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1993.77.2

Mirror Lake and Reflections, Yosemite Valley, Mariposa County, California

Artist:
Charles L. Weed, born New York City 1824-died Oakland, CA 1903  Search this
Publisher:
Thomas Houseworth and Co., active 1866-1874  Search this
Medium:
albumen silver print
Dimensions:
sheet and image: 15 1/2 x 20 1/4 in. (39.4 x 51.4 cm.)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
1865
Topic:
Landscape\phenomenon\light  Search this
Landscape\California\Mariposa County  Search this
Landscape\valley\Yosemite Valley  Search this
Landscape\lake\Mirror Lake  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Charles T. Isaacs
Object number:
1994.89.5
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
See more items in:
Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk76128878b-e12a-42a7-a815-cb71ea98e982
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1994.89.5

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