Peoples, Japan, Hokkaido, Niwchen
"Ein Giljake" (nowdays known as Niwchen)
This is a member of an indiginous folk of Russian and Japan. Today
half of the 5000 members live on the island of Sachalinsand some on northern Hokkaido.
Wood engraving made after a photograph. Published 1895. Below the image and on the reverse side is text in German about thse people.
9 x 9 cm ( 3.5 x 3.5 ")