World War 1 Poster
Prince Okundaira in formal haori, ca. 1870’s by Felice Beato
During wartime fuel shortages, Japanese school children were pressed into gathering material to make charcoal.
This is quite a beautiful image of a Geisha (or older Maiko) posing for a "domestic scene". The hand-tinted albumen print was taken in the by a relatively obscure but active photographer named YAMAMOTO.