Old Asia Photography

Photographs for sale

Harris, Thomas Bradley
​An important historical image of the American soldier and mercenary who fought for the Qing Army under Frederick Townsend Ward against the Taiping rebels in the early 1860s. According to Caleb Carr in his 1992 biography of Ward, The Devil Soldier, the only known likeness of Burgevine appeared ... <more>
Medium: Albumen print carte de visite
Mount: Original mount
Dimensions: 105 x 61mm (mount size)
Year: c.1862
Ref: 01526
Price: US$1500
Wiebeking, E.A.
​An exceptionally rare photograph from this short-lived Hong Kong studio.The 1865 China Directory lists ‘E. Wiebeking, photographer, Stanley Street.’  Wiebeking subsequently formed a partnership with W. G. Cearns in early 1866.  On 4th January 1866 the Hongkong Daily Press carried th ... <more>
Medium: Albumen print carte de visite
Mount: Original printed mount
Dimensions: 105 x 60mm - card size
Year: 1866
Ref: 01525
Price: US$1500
Shimooka Renjo
​Rich tones and fine example of Shimooka's work. Shows trademark studio carpet.
Medium: Albumen print carte de visite
Mount: Original mount
Dimensions: 107 x 62mm (mount)
Year: c.1868
Ref: 01514
Price: US$1000
Shimooka Renjo
​Good condition. Illustrated in Ishiguro. Renjo Shimooka (1999, p.160)
Medium: Albumen print carte de visite
Mount: Original mount
Dimensions: 62 x 105mm (mount)
Year: c.1870
Ref: 01513
Price: US$350
Unknown Photographer
​Rare portrait of Kato who was the 13th and last Daimyo of Ōzu (Iyo) Domain on the island of Shikuoko. The second son of Kato Yasumoto, Yasuaki succeeded his elder brother Yasutomi upon the latter's death in 1864. Ōzu Domain and the other han or fiefs were abolished in 1871. ... <more>
Medium: Albumen print carte de visite
Mount: Original mount
Dimensions: 106 x 61mm
Year: c.1870
Ref: 01512
Price: US$750
Schulze, Fedor
​Excellent condition. Illustrated in Dr. H. Ploss. Woman: An Historical Gynaecological and Anthropological Compendium, Burlington: Elsevier Science, 2014, p.309.  Captain Fedor Schulze (1836-1908) was a German military officer who served with distinction in the Dutch ... <more>
Medium: Albumen print
Mount: Original mount
Dimensions: 193 x 245mm
Year: c.1890
Ref: 01509
Price: US$1500
Schulze, Fedor
​Very good condition. Shows Schulze studio wet stamp printed on reverse: 'Schulze Photo Batavia'.  Captain Fedor Schulze (1836-1908) was a German military officer who served with distinction in the Dutch forces and settled in Batavia where he became a naturalised Dutc ... <more>
Medium: Albumen print
Mount: Unmounted
Dimensions: 190 x 257mm
Year: c.1890
Ref: 01508
Price: US$600
Schulze, Fedor
​Good condition apart from some slight foxing showing on top-right. Shows Schulze studio wet stamp printed on reverse: 'Schulze Photo Batavia'.  Captain Fedor Schulze (1836-1908) was a German military officer who served with distinction in the Dutch forces and settled ... <more>
Medium: Albumen print
Mount: Unmounted
Dimensions: 190 x 248mm
Year: c.1890
Ref: 01507
Price: US$500
Schulze, Fedor
Excellent condition. Shows Schulze studio wet stamp printed on reverse: 'Schulze Phot. Batavia'.  Captain Fedor Schulze (1836-1908) was a German military officer who served with distinction in the Dutch forces and settled in Batavia where he became a naturalised Dutch ... <more>
Medium: Albumen print
Mount: Unmounted
Dimensions: 193 x 257mm
Year: c.1890
Ref: 01506
Price: US$600
Schulze, Fedor attributed
Very good condition. Captain Fedor Schulze (1836-1908) was a German military officer who served with distinction in the Dutch forces and settled in Batavia where he became a naturalised Dutchman. Amongst other publications he produced: Capt. Fedor Schu ... <more>
Medium: Albumen print
Mount: Unmounted
Dimensions: 250 x 194mm
Year: c.1890
Ref: 01504
Price: US$750
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