Utagawa Yoshifuji (歌川 芳藤, 1828 – was a Japanese ukiyo-e printmaker and student of Utagawa Kuniyoshi I Many Varieties of Cats Omocha-e (toys for children) to cut out the picture, a play doll stuck front and back of surfaces I Meiji era I 1868
Fukuzawa Yukichi 1835 – 1901, author, enlightenment writer, teacher, translator, entrepreneur and journalist who founded Keio-Gijuku University, the newspaper Jiji-Shinpo and the Institute for Study of Infectious Diseases. He was early Japanese civil rights activist, liberalism ideologists. His ideas about government and social institutions made a lasting impression on a rapidly changing Japan during the Meiji Era.
An Antique Japanese Meiji Era Wooden Signed Netsuke Of A Pinecone
Japanese Imperial family’s antique photograph. Nabeshima Itsuko married and became Nashimotonomiya-Itsuko. Nashimotonomiya-Itsuko & her daughters. The dress which she wears was obtained by her husband in France .
Kabuki costume Japanese, Meiji era, late or early centuries DIMENSIONS: Center back: cm in.) MEDIUM OR TECHNIQUE: Wool plain weave embroidered with metallic thread and appliqued with wool and cotton plain weave, plastic
Ca 1905 Meiji-era Portrait of a Japanese girl experimenting with Western Dress. Japan's longing for Western Fashion began long ago. Even Emperor Hirohito got tired his own cumbersome native fashions, and decided to go with Western styles for himself after returning from his first trip to Europe as a young man in 1921. The 1920s also gave rise to the MOGA [Japanese contraction of their pronunciation of the English "MODERN GIRL"] who reveled in the "Flapper" fashions...