Samurai, Felice Beato photograph (tinted) Japan, c. 1860s. The samurai second from the left is holding a muchi (whip).
Japanese Imperial family's antique photograph. Nabeshima Itsuko married and became Nashimotonomiya-Itsuko. Nashimotonomiya-Itsuko & her daughters. The dress which she wears is the thing which a husband gave it from France. Meiji era. 1909.
Japanese moga (modern girl) of the 1920's
Photograph of a Japanese man and boy, with their horse, on a country cross-road. Included in "Japanese Life", ca. by Ogawa Kazumasa.
Japanese calligrapher Tsuneko KUMAGAI (1893~1986) at work. With her cat. 熊谷恒子
THE BAMBOO ALLEY of OLD KYOTO -- Ca.1897-1900 T. ENAMI Glass Slide from a Stereoview.