japanese woodblock seascape | WANAFOTO: Early Modern Japanese Prints, Toledo Museum of Art

japanese woodblock seascape | WANAFOTO: Early Modern Japanese Prints, Toledo Museum of Art

Two Girls, 1905. It looks like a hand-coloured postcard, but in fact it's a coloured collotype, which is a mechanical printing process used before offset lithography.

Two Girls, 1905. It looks like a hand-coloured postcard, but in fact it's a coloured collotype, which is a mechanical printing process used before offset lithography.

A rare vintage photograph of an onna-bugeisha, one of the female warriors of the upper social classes in feudal Japan. Often mistakenly referred to as “female samurai”, female warriors have a long history in Japan, beginning long before samurai emerged as a warrior class.

A rare vintage photograph of an onna-bugeisha, one of the female warriors of the upper social classes in feudal Japan. Often mistakenly referred to as “female samurai”, female warriors have a long history in Japan, beginning long before samurai emerged as a warrior class.

Vintage kimonos---Admiring a Folding Fan circa 1910 --- Momotaro, seated on the left, and four other Maiko (Apprentice Geisha) admiring the decoration on the folding fan. A vintage postcard from the late or early

Japanese women in kimonos walk during heavy snowfall at Toshimaen amusement park in Tokyo, as they attend a ceremony celebrating Coming of Age Day.

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Japanese women in kimonos walk during heavy snowfall at Toshimaen amusement park in Tokyo, as they attend a ceremony celebrating Coming of Age Day.

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