CDV of Kuroda Sadaharu taken in England by G. Ridsdale Cleare
[Japan] Nice carte de visite photograph of Japanese educator Kuroda Sadaharu (1863-1914). He was from Niigata and studied in England, France, and Germany for around 3 years from 1890. When he returned to Japan he also taught at girls' schools. Inscribed on rear, 'Yours very sincerely. Kuroda Sadaharu', along with his name in Japanese characters.
Lower Clapton [London]. G. Ridsdale Cleare. ND (c1890).
9.4 x 5.8cm.
In very good condition with only minor age wear on front and a little more on rear. p34101269