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Image title: 
Einstein Drawing by Okamoto
Credit line: 
Drawing by Ippei Okamoto, from Japanese newspaper Asahi Shimbun, courtesy AIP Emilio Segrè Visual Archives
Description: 

This drawing by Ippei Okamoto, 'Die Nase als Gedanken-Reservoir' (The Nose as Thought Reservoir), was published in 'Asahi Shimbun,' a Japanese newspaper, during Einstein's successful 1922-1923 tour of Japan, apparently as a satirical comment on German anti-Semitism. For more information, see Humitaka Sato, "How to Violate Lorentz Invariance (Appendix A, Einstein and Japanese, pp 170-173)," Progress of Theoretical Physics (Supplement No. 163, 2006) http://ptp.ipap.jp/link?PTPS/163/163/pdf; Graphic arts

Photo date: 
circa 1922
Original format: 
3 photographic prints (3 black and white; (2) 5 x 6.5 inches; (1) 8 x 10 inches)
Person(s): 
Einstein, Albert, 1879-1955