Image Nature: Photograph
Image Author: S. Yamamoto (Probable)
Creation Place: (Assumed)
Topic: Bejing cart with passengers and driver
Action: A typical Beijing mule cart in a courtyard with two female passengers. The front one is stitting cross-legged on a cushion. The driver stands holding the reins towards the rear of the mule.
Image Particulars: The “Beijing cart” was a standard mode of transportation in Bejing and north China cities in general before rickshaw times (about 1895 for Beijing). In the country, it lasted well into the 20th century.