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Japanese Ambrotype - The Pilgrimage

Japanese Ambrotype - The Pilgrimage

725.00

This beautiful Japanese depicts four young men who are about to embark on a pilgrimage.  The stunning kanji script provides a wealth of information. The men are identified as Katayama Tokujiro, age 20, Morimoto Fasajiro, age 22, Makio Takejiro, and Tsuzaki Koraro, age 21.  The photograph was take on March 7, Meiji 23 at the Osaka Dotombori Studio at a cost of 17sen, 5 rin.  It also states the sudio is located in the Okayama Prefecture, Kojima County, Odo Villiage, Hieda. 

The ambrotype comes in a handcrafted Polonia or kiri wood, full case (Berg 6-138, VR p. 460). The case measures 5.25 x 4.0 inches.  The photograph has superb clarity and tonality. Both the ambrotype and case are in very good condition.

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This beautiful Japanese depicts four young men who are about to embark on a pilgrimage.  The stunning kanji script provides a wealth of information. The men are identified as Katayama Tokujiro, age 20, Morimoto Fasajiro, age 22, Makio Takejiro, and Tsuzaki Koraro, age 21.  The photograph was take on March 7, Meiji 23 at the Osaka Dotombori Studio at a cost of 17sen, 5 rin.  It also states the sudio is located in the Okayama Prefecture, Kojima County, Odo Villiage, Hieda. 

The ambrotype comes in a handcrafted Polonia or kiri wood, full case (Berg 6-138, VR p. 460). The case measures 5.25 x 4.0 inches.  The photograph has superb clarity and tonality. Both the ambrotype and case are in very good condition.