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Title
Home life in Japan.
Names
Harcourt, B. M. (Photographer)
Collection

Wallach Division Picture Collection

Music -- Regional -- Japanese

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1880 - 1889
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC MUSIC-Reg-Jap
Topics
Japanese -- Music
Interiors -- Japan
Shamisen
Musical instruments -- Japan
Kimonos
Clothing & dress -- Japan
Koto
Obi
Geishas
Genres
Portrait photographs
Notes
Content: "Home life in Japan. The girls of the [illegible word] classes are taught to play on musical instruments. The long instrument on the floor is called a koto, a kind of harp. The long handled instrument is called samisen, or native 3 stringed guitar, and is the most popular of Japanese musical intruments." "B.M. Harcourt" --written on verso.
Content: Possibly a studio photograph.
Content: Title from verso.
Physical Description
Albumen prints
Extent: 1 photographic print : b ; 19.2 x 26 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Dynix: 1965507
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b17931245
Barcode: 33333159449988
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): bf518a30-c558-012f-5bb4-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The copyright and related rights status of this item has been reviewed by The New York Public Library, but we were unable to make a conclusive determination as to the copyright status of the item. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use.

Item timeline of events

  • 1880: Created (Approximate)
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2021: Found by you!
  • 2022

MLA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Home life in Japan." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1880 - 1889. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-3408-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Home life in Japan." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed March 6, 2021. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-3408-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1880 - 1889). Home life in Japan. Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-3408-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Home life in Japan.