Jul 09, 2020 - Sale 2540

Sale 2540 - Lot 321

Price Realized: $ 1,875
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 1,500 - $ 2,000
(PHOTOGRAPHY -- JAPAN.) Album of 100 hand-tinted albumen prints. 100 hand-tinted genre photographs, many with numbered caption in the negative. Roughly 8x10 inch format, mounted recto/verso to album cards; a few mounts loose and chipped, photos generally nice with only scattered small spots of foxing or surface blemishes; no binding but loosely housed in a worn contemporary cloth portfolio. Japan, late nineteenth-century

Additional Details

Large tourist album holding a fine variety of colorized photographs including subjects of Japanese landscapes, temples, street scenes, portraiture, geisha, gardening and trades.