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Colourisation from a albumen silver print. 1881, Yokohama, Japan, by Franz von Stillfried-Ratenicz. Courtesy of the Capital Collections

Image Caption: “A portrait of a Japanese soldier from the waist up. He is standing facing his left whilst wearing ornate armour consisting of a chest plate and chainmail undershirt. His hair is swept back and is dressed in a topknot.”

Edited hand-colored photograph from the Rijksmuseum of Portret van een Japanse vrouw by Baron Raimund von Stillfried und Ratenitz. About 1870′s, Japan.  Text and image via Stuart Rankin on Flickr

Young Girls.(1877-78).
Réalisé par Stillfried & Anderson ; d’après les négatifs de Raimund von Stillfried, Felice Beato et autres photographes.
Stillfried & Andersen. Agence photographique. Éditeur scientifique.