February 22, 2010 7:30 AM Subscribe
In the 1880s at a time when most Europeans were denied access to the Japanese interior an Italian photographer managed to capture many images of Old Japan. These were then beautifully and realistically hand painted and serve as a remarkable record of a world long since disappeared. Victorian-era photos of Japan.
posted by shakespeherian (28 comments total)
41 users marked this as a favorite
« Older A runway that intersects with a major road.
A sho... | Ann Weber makes curvy, bulbous... Newer »