Japan. Nicco. “At the Uramino-Jacki Falls”

Japan. Nicco „Beim Uramino-Jacki Fall“

This picture was taken in August 1893 at the “Uramino-Jacki Falls” in Nicco (Japan) during Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria-Este’s journey around the world. The group picture shows Archduke Franz Ferdinand, Europeans and Japanese on a footbridge over a torrent (technique: collodion paper).
The travel route around the world led Franz Ferdinand and his entourage from Trieste through the Suez Can…