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70124-0011 - Japanese woman with Handkerchief, 1910s

1910s
Woman with Handkerchief

Artist Unknown
Publisher Unknown
Medium Postcard
Period Taisho
Location Studio
Image No. 70124-0011
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A young Japanese woman in kimono and traditional hairstyle is holding a handkerchief to her chin.

This postcard was published sometime between 1907 and 1918. During the early 20th century, picture postcards of bijin (beautiful women) were extremely popular in Japan (see Woman with Rose).

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Duits, Kjeld (). 1910s: Woman with Handkerchief, OLD PHOTOS of JAPAN. Retrieved on May 26, 2022 (GMT) from https://www.oldphotosjapan.com/photos/157/woman-with-handkerchief

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