Un autre Japon, c'est encore sur le blog Old Photos of Japan qui nous en apprend tous les jours sur une culture qui semble bien souvent oubliée. Merci aux photographes et voyageurs de l'époque.
1890s • Woman Carrying Charcoal A very cheerful woman, with one of her breasts exposed, is carrying three huge packs of charcoal on what appears to be a country road. During the summer, women in the countryside often had much of their body exposed when they worked. Many men wore only a loincloth. Even in the city. This was especially the case for laborers and poor farmers.