A postcard from 1910 showing a very western image. Pet Animals were rare in Japan.
S. Marimuttu, of Kovilpatti, Tamilnadu with two of his paintings, one to be printed as a "framing picture" and the other "for a hotel". The layout for the photo was the artist's choice, suggesting that the devotional and the decorative co-exist easily in the world of popular art. (from Tasveer Ghar)
Full-page advertisements for 'Pears' soap, and Pathe motion cameras, taken from the 1929 edition of 'The Times of India Annual'. From Images of Empire (the British Commonwealth Museum)