Notes and reflections of an artist on Japan, its people and its art : freely interspersed with essays and dissertations to illustrate the author's particular aim

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Title
Notes and reflections of an artist on Japan, its people and its art : freely interspersed with essays and dissertations to illustrate the author's particular aim
Names
Reményi, Eduard, 1828-1898 (Author)
Itō, Hirobumi, 1841-1909 (Dedicatee)
Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1886 (Inferred)
Library locations
Music Division
Shelf locator: JOG 21-682
Topics
Japan -- Description and travel
Aesthetics
Genres
Essay
Manuscripts
Typescripts
Notes
Content: Manuscript of 155 leaves in ink; to which is appended a carbon copy typescript of selected portions on 18 leaves.
Content: "To his excellency Count Ito Hirobumi this book on Japan is respectfully dedicated by Eduard Reményi" - on leaf [5].
Content: "Barquentina Asburgha / Monday, December 27th 1886 / south of Krakatoa: lat[itude] 6-52 S., long. 103-2 E." - at foot of page [155].
Biographical/historical: Eduard Reményi's trip to Japan was the initial stop on a world tour.
Physical Description
Extent: [155] leaves, [18] leaves ; 34 cm
Type of Resource
Text
Languages
English
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 1337065582
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b22822434
Photo Order: 64446
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 8bca3b00-ffd4-013a-c140-0242ac110003
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1828: Creator Born
  • 1886: Created
  • 1898: Creator Died
  • 2022: Digitized
  • 2024: Found by you!
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Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Notes and reflections of an artist on Japan, its people and its art " The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1886. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/b3ffa6b0-1db3-013b-838b-0242ac110002

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Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Notes and reflections of an artist on Japan, its people and its art " New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 18, 2024. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/b3ffa6b0-1db3-013b-838b-0242ac110002

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1886). Notes and reflections of an artist on Japan, its people and its art Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/b3ffa6b0-1db3-013b-838b-0242ac110002

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Notes and reflections of an artist on Japan, its people and its art