Tokugawa Yoshinobu(1837-1913), the 15th and last Tokugawa shogun. Shown practicing archery.

sparrowdreams: Tokugawa the and last Tokugawa shogun. Shown practicing archery Because after a distinguished career of political lameness and an expensive taste for imported pork, the only thing left was hobbies– and bowler hats.

The last shogun, Tokugawa Yoshinobu (1837-1913) shogun from 1866 to 1867, the 15th and last shogun of the Tokugawa shogunate of Japan. He was part of a movement which aimed to reform the aging shogunate, but was ultimately unsuccessful. After resigning in late 1867, he went into retirement, and largely avoided the public eye for the rest of his life.

Japanese intellectual and cultural life continued to expand under the Tokugawa. Neo-Confucianism kept its hold among the elite at the expense of Buddhism.

Tokugawa Yoshinobu, October 28, 1837 – November 22, 1913 was the 15th and last shogun of the Tokugawa shogunate of Japan. He was part of a movement which aimed to reform the aging shogunate, but was ultimately unsuccessful. After resigning in late 1867, he went into retirement, and largely avoided the public eye for the rest of his life.

Tokugawa Yoshinobu, October 1837 – November 1913 was the and last shogun of the Tokugawa shogunate of Japan. He was part of a movement which aimed to reform the aging shogunate, but was.

禁裏御守衛総督時代の徳川慶喜 TOKUGAWA Yoshinobu

禁裏御守衛総督時代の徳川慶喜 TOKUGAWA Yoshinobu

1860'S HAND TINTED PHOTO OF TOKUGAWA YOSHINOBU (AKA Stots-Bashi) BY THE PHOTOGRAPHER F.W. SUTTON; SUTTON WAS AN AMATEUR PHOTOGRAPHER WHO ESSENTIALLY LUCKED INTO A GREAT SITUATION AND HAD AN OPPORTUNITY TO PHOTOGRAPH YOSHINOBU WHILE DOCKED IN OSAKA IN 1867.  HE WAS ALSO CALLED THE JAPANESE TYCOON BY WESTERNERS.

TOKUGAWA YOSHINOBU (aka Stots-Bashi) by F.SUTTON (was ana amateur photographer who essentially lucked into a great situation and had an opportunity to photograph YOSHINOBU (he was called The Japanese Tycoon by Westerners) while docked in OSAKA in

Japanese antique photograph. Tokugawa Yoshinobu (last Japanese shogun). 1837-1913. edo-era, Meiji-era, Taisho-era.

Antique photograph : Tokugawa Yoshinobu (Last Shogun) - : Edo-era, Meiji-era, Taisho-era

The Last Shougn : Tokugawa Yoshinobu

The Last Shougn : Tokugawa Yoshinobu

Tokugawa Yoshinobu (Keiki TOKUGAWA) - the Last Shogun - 1837-1867.

An entry from //TEXTILE.SYSTEMATISM//

sisterwolf: “ The Last Shogun - Frederick Sutton Studio, 1867 ”

Matsudaira Shichirōma, the future Tokugawa Yoshinobu, October 28, 1837 – November 22, 1913 was the 15th and last shogun of the Tokugawa shogunate of Japan. He was part of a movement which aimed to reform the aging shogunate, but was ultimately unsuccessful. After resigning in late 1867, he went into retirement, and largely avoided the public eye for the rest of his life.

Matsudaira Shichirōma, the future Tokugawa Yoshinobu, October 1837 –…

Prince of Mito, Tokugawa Akitake (1853-1910),  a younger brother of the Japanese Shogun Tokugawa Yoshinobu.

Prince of Mito, Tokugawa Akitake a younger brother of the Japanese Shogun Tokugawa Yoshinobu.

Tokugawa Yoshinobu, October 28, 1837 – November 22, 1913 was the 15th and last shogun of the Tokugawa shogunate of Japan. He was part of a movement which aimed to reform the aging shogunate, but was ultimately unsuccessful. After resigning in late 1867, he went into retirement, and largely avoided the public eye for the rest of his life. In 1902, the Meiji Emperor allowed him to reestablish his own house as a Tokugawa branch (bekke) with the rank of prince (kōshaku).

Tokugawa Yoshinobu, October 1837 – November 1913 was the and last…

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