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80129-0050 Japanese woman with umbrella, 1890s

Woman in the Rain

Artist Unknown
Publisher Unknown
Medium Albumen Print
Period Meiji
Location Studio
Image No. 80129-0050
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In this dramatized studio scene, a Japanese woman in kimono ostensibly walks in the rain holding on to her paper umbrella as the wind blows up the hem of her kimono.

She is wearing geta and her hair is done in a traditional manner.

The photographer has made sure that nobody can doubt the country: his backdrop shows Mount Fuji.


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Duits, Kjeld (). 1890s: Woman in the Rain, OLD PHOTOS of JAPAN. Retrieved on March 22, 2023 (GMT) from

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