Dai-Nippon Photographers at Seiganji Temple, Takehara Jiji 58 years,  Uehara Haru 9 years Enlarge 1 /4
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Dai-Nippon Photographers at Seiganji Temple

(organisation)

  • working Japan 1870s

Takehara Jiji 58 years, Uehara Haru 9 years 1874 Description: portrait of an older man and young girl, possibly grandfather and grand daughter
Place made: Japan
Creation Notes: Meiji Year 7
Materials & Technique: photographs, ambrotype, in kiri wood case

Primary Insc: [notes from dealer Anders Rickardson] 'Inscription on the inside of the box: Meiji 7th year, 20th day, 10th month, ushi doki Takehara Jiji 58 years Uehara Haru 9 years [Meiji 7th year, 20th day, 10th month, ushi doki (this is a bit strange as the Ox Hour is 1am-3am] Dai-Nippon Photographers at Seiganji Temple
Dimensions: image 9.4 h x 7.6 w cm case 11.8 h x 9.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2009
Accession No: NGA 2009.148