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1945
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Jakuren Hōshi

Jakuren Hōshi

Print shows two figures, possibly the two lovers from the poem "Loving two people equally" based on the legend of Unai Otome; one lying on the floor reading (poetry?) is wearing a kimono with oragami cranes dep... more

Yatsushi kikujidō

Yatsushi kikujidō

Print shows a woman picking chrysanthemums along the banks of a stream.

Ryōgokubashi no sekisho

Ryōgokubashi no sekisho

Print shows two women on the Ryōgoku Bridge at sunset.

Engawa no mushikiki

Engawa no mushikiki

Print shows a woman sitting on a veranda listening to a cricket in a cage.

Kannazuki

Kannazuki

Print shows a man sitting on a veranda, reading, an incense urn next to him, and a woman standing at a door looking over his shoulder.

Jūsan

Jūsan

Print shows a woman offering a lighted pipe to her lover reclining on a bed nearby, also, from an adjoining room, a man (probably her husband) peeking from beneath a small table with a portion of a bird (rooster?) on it.

Chūshū

Chūshū

Print shows two women, one sitting, the other reclining, on a bench between blossoming plants and beneath a full moon.

Kameido taikobashi

Kameido taikobashi

Print shows a man, woman, and a child standing on a bridge looking at fish in the stream below.

Hibachi o kakomu gonin no otoko

Hibachi o kakomu gonin no otoko

Print shows five men relaxing around a hibachi; a shamisen rests on a platform in a room to the rear, and a standing screen with various symbols is in the foreground.

[Makura ehon no iichibu]

[Makura ehon no iichibu]

Print shows a man reclining.

Azumabashi shita no suzumibune

Azumabashi shita no suzumibune

Print shows two women on a boat enjoying the cool of the evening beneath the Azuma Bridge.

Utai

Utai

Print shows a young man sitting, holding a fan.

Niwa no yukimi

Niwa no yukimi

Print shows three women on a veranda looking at a snow-covered garden.

Ōkawabata yūryō

Ōkawabata yūryō

Print shows three women strolling next to the Sumida(?) River, enjoying the cool evening air.

Ōkawabata yūryō

Ōkawabata yūryō

Print shows three women, two standing and one sitting on a bench next to the Sumida(?) River, enjoying the cool evening air.

Sumida kahan no bijin

Sumida kahan no bijin

Print shows a woman, full-length portrait, standing on the bank of the Sumida River, facing left, holding a fan.

Yanagi no niwa

Yanagi no niwa

Print shows three women and a child, standing next to and sitting on a bench beneath a willow tree at the edge of a pond.

Hotarugari

Hotarugari

Print shows a woman holding a fan and a firefly cage, with a young girl catching fireflies next to a pond.

Yaoya oshichi koshō kichiza

Yaoya oshichi koshō kichiza

Print shows a man and a woman looking at pictures(?).

Gotenyama no umemi

Gotenyama no umemi

Print shows two women and a child with a telescope viewing plum blossoms from the edge of a cliff on the coast.

Gotenyama no hanami migi

Gotenyama no hanami migi

Print shows two women, one seated, holding a box and one holding onto the sedan chair (see FP 2 - JPD, no. 2289), also, a young girl holding an infant (or doll), with cherry blossoms above and sailboats in the ... more

Gotenyama no hanami

Gotenyama no hanami

Print shows a woman helping another woman get out of a sedan chair, and another woman standing behind the chair, with cherry blossoms above and sailboats in the background.

Gotenyama no hanami hidari

Gotenyama no hanami hidari

Print shows three women, one holding a parasol and one speaking to the third woman who is holding out a pair of zori for the woman exiting a sedan chair (see FP 2 - JPD, no. 2289), with cherry blossoms above an... more

Hotaru gari

Hotaru gari

Print shows three women and two children at the edge of a pond, near a small shrine, catching fireflies.

A peasant smoaking Le paysan fumeur / / painting by R. Westall R.A. ; engraved by H.R. Cook.

A peasant smoaking Le paysan fumeur / / painting by R. Westall R.A. ; ...

Print shows an elderly man leaning through a dutch door, looking into the courtyard, smoking a pipe; ceramic containers are on a bench against the side of the building.

Ume saku(?) niwa

Ume saku(?) niwa

Print shows several people walking in a garden among blossoming plum trees, also, on the left, a building with thatched-roof.

Kadoebiyau chi azumaji

Kadoebiyau chi azumaji

Print shows the courtesan Azumaji and a child looking into a small fish pond with full moon in the background.

Ryōgokubashi nōryō

Ryōgokubashi nōryō

Print shows many pedestrians on the Ryōgoku Bridge and several boats in the water beneath the bridge, at evening.

Gotenyama hanazakari

Gotenyama hanazakari

Print shows people sitting and walking, picnicing and viewing blossoms on a bluff above a town on the seacoast with ships offshore.

Gotenyama hanazakari no zu

Gotenyama hanazakari no zu

Print shows people sitting and walking, picnicing and viewing blossoms on a bluff above a town on the seacoast with ships offshore.

Deputy

Deputy

Drawing shows a deputy collector, or civil servant, smoking as he leans on the back two legs of his chair, feet near a fireplace. Taylor traveled extensively in Europe between 1844 and his death in 1879.

Sundry amusements in the mines ; A Sundays amusements ; A daily pleasure ; Occupation for rainy days ; A pleasant surprise / / Lith. & published by Britton & Rey, cornr. Montgomery & California Sts., S. Francisco.

Sundry amusements in the mines ; A Sundays amusements ; A daily pleasu...

Pictorial lettersheet shows four images of camp activities while not mining: washing clothes, cooking, mending clothes and boots, and discovering a bear warming its paws by the fire inside a tent; attached blank leaf.

Nicaragua - fillibusters [sic] reposing after the battle in their quarters at the convent

Nicaragua - fillibusters [sic] reposing after the battle in their quar...

General William Walker's men reposing in convent of San Francisco, during entrance into Granada, in 1855.

Okuramae no yuki

Okuramae no yuki

Print shows a man stooping to tie a knot in his geta in front of a large snow sculpture, a shovel leans against one side and a dog is trying to reach items placed on top of the other side; a large parasol rests... more

The drive in the Central Pa[rk,] New York, September, 1860 / W. Homer.

The drive in the Central Pa[rk,] New York, September, 1860 / W. Homer.

Illustration showing many people out for a day of leisure, riding in carriages or on horseback in Central Park in New York City.

Man working - Icelandic women working

Man working - Icelandic women working

Drawing shows a man leisurely smoking a pipe as he leans against a fisherman's hut watching two women carry a load of dried fish on wooden poles in Iceland. Taylor visited Iceland in 1862, perhaps en route to Russia.

The halt / negative by T.H. O'Sullivan ; positive by A. Gardner.

The halt / negative by T.H. O'Sullivan ; positive by A. Gardner.

Photograph showing Captain Harry Page, quartermaster at Headquarters of the Army of the Potomac, his horse, and another man at rest, after locating a spot for camp.

Off duty
Listening to the birds / original by G.G. Fish 1872 ; chromo-lithographed and published by A. & C. Kaufmann, 366 Broadway, New York.

Listening to the birds / original by G.G. Fish 1872 ; chromo-lithograp...

Print shows a young girl lying on a window seat, looking out an open window, listening to the birds.

Sunday afternoon on the West Point Road / Eglau.

Sunday afternoon on the West Point Road / Eglau.

Print shows travelers resting on a dirt road through a mountainous region with a distant view of a river or lake.

Cherry time / W.H. Baker 1871.

Cherry time / W.H. Baker 1871.

Print shows a young boy standing next to a fence, holding a branch from a cherry tree over his right shoulder and carrying a basket of cherries in his left hand.

Yūgao dana nōryō zu

Yūgao dana nōryō zu

Print shows a couple in the country with a child and a teapot, sitting on a mat beneath a trellis covered with yūgao vines, enjoying the full moon.

White caps / Brett Lith. Co., N.Y.

White caps / Brett Lith. Co., N.Y.

Print shows a scene on a decorative plate with three young children playing on a beach and collecting seashells.

Sunny days / Brett Lith. Co., N.Y.

Sunny days / Brett Lith. Co., N.Y.

Print shows a scene on a decorative plate with a young man using an oar to launch a rowboat on a pond, with a young girl sitting at the bow.

Hazy days / Brett Lith. Co., N.Y.

Hazy days / Brett Lith. Co., N.Y.

Print shows a scene on a decorative plate with a young child sitting in a chair, holding a large fan and a book or paper, with two kittens playing beneath the chair as the mother cat sits nearby.

The little musician / Brett Lith. Co., N.Y.

The little musician / Brett Lith. Co., N.Y.

Print shows a scene on a decorative plate with a young man sitting next to a tree, playing a recorder, with a young girl leaning on this knee, her hat on the ground at his feet.

Waterfall Yumoto

Waterfall Yumoto

Photograph shows several people sitting on benches in front of the waterfalls at Yumoto in Hakone. Watercolor drawings on the mount depict a teapot and hand-held fan in the upper right and a woman sitting by a ... more

[Tōkaidō Yoshida]

[Tōkaidō Yoshida]

Print shows men and women eating, smoking, and resting, with view of Mount Fuji in the distance, at the Yoshida station on the Tōkaidō Road.

A Pleasing subject, by J. G. Brown, N.A.

A Pleasing subject, by J. G. Brown, N.A.

Print shows a young girl, seated in a chair, looking at stereographic photographs.

Uzuki

Uzuki

Print shows a woman sitting at the opening to a building, enjoying the evening by moonlight.

A hint from the world's fair - why not have a "bureau of public comfort" in every large city? / F. Opper.

A hint from the world's fair - why not have a "bureau of public comfor...

Print shows a vignette cartoon with, at center, a place for Republican's to go to commiserate while awaiting the next election with such stalwart Republicans as George F. Edmunds, John Sherman, William M. Evart... more

[On the Champs elysées] / Jo. Pennell.

[On the Champs elysées] / Jo. Pennell.

Print shows people seated on chairs beneath a tree on the Champs-Elysées, Paris, France.

[Palais royal] / Jo. Pennell del. sc. i[...] 1893.

[Palais royal] / Jo. Pennell del. sc. i[...] 1893.

Print shows people seated in plaza at the Palais-Royal, Paris, France.

[Café chantant]

[Café chantant]

Print shows people seated at entrance to a cafe chantant in Paris, France.

Falling in / C.J. Taylor.

Falling in / C.J. Taylor.

Print shows the end-of-summer resort crowd returning to the city from their vacations at the beach, ready to resume duties or obligations to employers or social and charitable organizations, and ponder next yea... more

The Boston Sunday Hearld - ladies want it Feb. 24 / Boston Eng. Co. ; E. Reed.

The Boston Sunday Hearld - ladies want it Feb. 24 / Boston Eng. Co. ; ...

Print shows a portrait of a woman, half-length, right profile, sitting, reading a newspaper, with flowers in the background. Possibly a self-portrait by artist Ethel Reed.

Cause and effect / Ehrhart.

Cause and effect / Ehrhart.

Print shows a well-dressed, imperious woman seated in a chair, with her feet on a cushion, holding a scepter and a paper that states "Fashion's Decrees for Summer Resorts", after listing the rules, it ends with... more

The woes of the sabbatarian fanatic - they get greater every year / C.J. Taylor.

The woes of the sabbatarian fanatic - they get greater every year / C....

Print shows a vignette cartoon where a member of the clergy, a strict "Sabbatarian", observes people engaging in various Sunday activities; in the center vignette, Satan empathizes with the minister.

The decay of home-life among the "smart set" / Ehrhart.

The decay of home-life among the "smart set" / Ehrhart.

Print shows a vignette cartoon about the aspirations for social life among the well-to-do; at center, "The Will-o'-the-Wisp of Social Aspirations" shows a crowd of rich people chasing after "Social Ambition", a... more

[U.S.S. Olympia, view of the crew's quarters]

[U.S.S. Olympia, view of the crew's quarters]

Photograph shows three sailors relaxing in their quarters, one man is in a hammock.

Picturesque America, anywhere in the mountains

Picturesque America, anywhere in the mountains

Drawing shows fashionably dressed young women walking and resting in the mountains.

Taking time on a sugar plantation, Porto Rico

Taking time on a sugar plantation, Porto Rico

Workers resting in sugar cane field.

[Fūkeiga]

[Fūkeiga]

Print shows a woman(?) sitting on a deck above swirling waters.

The idlers
Juleika
[Kamogawa no] yūsuzumi

[Kamogawa no] yūsuzumi

Print shows a woman holding a fan and sitting on a deck with her feet in the water below.

[Kamogawa no] yūsuzumi

[Kamogawa no] yūsuzumi

Print shows a woman holding a fan and sitting on a deck with her feet in the water below.

Puck's summer round-up / Ehrhart.

Puck's summer round-up / Ehrhart.

Illustration shows several scenes of wit and humor in life at various times and locations involving children swimming, being rebuked for playing baseball on the Sabbath, old men and young women conversing among... more

Dull / Gallaway.

Dull / Gallaway.

Illustration shows a tourist from the city standing on the steps of a railroad passenger car, speaking to an old man and a young boy standing on the platform at a train station in a quiet community known as "Re... more

Puck's summer salad / Ehrhart.

Puck's summer salad / Ehrhart.

Illustration shows a central scene showing a man looking out a garret window, daydreaming or musing on the life of the farmer; there are several vignettes surrounding that offer humorous or comon sense response... more

A midsummer day's dream / Ehrhart.

A midsummer day's dream / Ehrhart.

Illustration shows a woman lying in a hammock, daydreaming of engaging in various social and sport activities with handsome young men; she imagines herself shooting, sailing, dancing, sitting on a beach, golfin... more

The European rest cure / Ehrhart.

The European rest cure / Ehrhart.

Illustration shows a series of vignettes of an elderly couple embarking on a leisurely grand tour of Europe, stopping in Ireland, Scotland, France, Germany, and Egypt, before returning home exhausted and in poo... more

Under the cherry blossoms in the flowery kingdom, Japan

Under the cherry blossoms in the flowery kingdom, Japan

Photo shows two young Japanese women sitting on low benches, having tea, in a covered pavilion or teahouse with cherry trees blossoming in the background; geta are on the ground next to the benches.

A dismal outlook / Ehrhart.

A dismal outlook / Ehrhart.

Illustration shows a prim elderly woman admonishing a tramp lying on the ground next to a dirt road on the outskirts of a rural community.

Sunday afternoon, Golden Gate Park, S. F.

Sunday afternoon, Golden Gate Park, S. F.

Photograph shows groups of people resting on the lawn, crowds of people riding in horse and carriages, and in the distance a monument.

Far from the gay cities and ways of men

Far from the gay cities and ways of men

Woman in canoe amid lily pads.

Puck's midsummer medley / Ehrhart.

Puck's midsummer medley / Ehrhart.

Illustration shows a vignette cartoon with, at center, a young woman at seaside writing to her beau in the city, asking when he can come down (in verse by Edwin L. Sabin). Surrounding the main image are scenes ... more

Puck mid-summer number / Frank A. Nankivell.

Puck mid-summer number / Frank A. Nankivell.

Illustration shows a fashionably dressed young woman sitting on the edge of a pool, fishing.

Long Beach pier / Photo by Hovey.

Long Beach pier / Photo by Hovey.

Bird's-eye view of pier, Long Beach, California.

Observation parlor on Limited

Observation parlor on Limited

Photograph shows passengers either talking or reading in observation car.

Vacation

Vacation

Illustration shows the face of President Theodore Roosevelt with many arms extending from behind engaged in various activities, such as playing tennis, chopping wood, boxing, rowing, and signing papers making a... more

[Canoers on the lake]

[Canoers on the lake]

Photograph shows several groups of people relaxing on the water in canoes.

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