Image number: 169
Hand-tinted photograph from a lacquered album produced for the tourist trade in Japan. Albums contain a selection of commercial photographs, showing Japanese scenic views, gardens, costumes, traditions and everyday life. Includes ceremonies, priests, samurais, actors, people of various professions, unnamed persons, dancers, rituals like hara-kiri, and examples of costumes.
Digitial reproduction of Image number: 169 in the "Fisherman Album". Japanese lacquer-bound photographic album' held by Monash University Library Rare Books Collection. Digitised by Monash University Library in 2012. Find this item in the Library catalogue.
1 albumen print : col., 27 x 21 cm. Mounted in album 35 x 26 cm.
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Kimbei, Kusakabe, “Buddhist priest,” Monash Collections Online, accessed October 30, 2020, http://repository.monash.edu/items/show/16237