Home life in Japan.

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    Digital ID: 832937

    Notes: Title taken from verso. Written on verso: 'A [illegible word] playing the samisen - 3 stringed guitar - to her little one and teaching the child to sing.' 'BM Harcourt' Bottom right corner torn. Creases on image.

    Source: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Music -- regional -- Japanese (more info)

    Repository: The New York Public Library. Mid-Manhattan Library. Picture Collection.

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    1. creece2010 51 months ago | reply

      Old or new, Japanese pose always fascinate me for their doll likeness. They work very hard to achieve this effortless forms.

    2. roberthuffstutter 40 months ago | reply


      From the archives of the New York Public Library, some of their vintage photographs of Japan. My gratitude to the curator of such photographs for public enjoyment, education and research. Thank you.

    3. Unyouzed 39 months ago | reply

      A very good inspiration for my futur web site about old japan !


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