Old Asia Photography

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Unknown Photographer
From a series of some sixty views taken in and around Peking in October 1874. The views were released under two different titles: Views In China and also American Views. The authorship can be attributed to one or more of the American members of the 1874 Transit of Venus Expedition wh ... <more>
Medium: Albumen print stereo
Mount: N/A
Dimensions: 86 x 176mm
Year: 1874
Ref: 01143
Price: US$550
Lai Afong
Interesting view of Queen's Road. Dark print in excellent condition with just two small (1cm) clean tears to left and right margins.Original Afong printed caption included: No. 478, HONGKONG, - Queen's Road Central.‚Äč
Medium: Albumen print
Mount: Unmounted
Dimensions: 205 x 275mm
Year: c.1880
Ref: 01411
Price: US$900
Sutton, Frederick
very good condition; The Daily Japan Herald reported on May 16th, 1867: 'Captain Sutton of H.M. surveying ship "Serpent" had the honour of a sitting from the Tycoon, and has taken a capital likeness of him. It is small, for unfortunately the boat in which the larger lenses and some of the chemicals ... <more>
Medium: Albumen print carte de visite
Mount: Original mount
Dimensions: card size 105 x 62mm
Year: 1867
Ref: 01091
Price: US$2000
Beato, Felix
This is a photograph, thought to have been taken by Beato, of a painting by the French artist, Rousseau. It depicts British and French warships bombarding the town of Shimonoseki in 1864. The print is in excellent condition.
Medium: Albumen print
Mount: Unmounted
Dimensions: 205 x 273mm
Year: 1864
Ref: 01052
Price: US$750
Beato, Felix
rich, dark print in fine condition; mounted on contemporary blue board
Medium: Albumen print
Mount: Contemporary mount
Dimensions: 230 x 283mm
Year: c.1860s
Ref: 01025
Price: US$4500
Beato, Felix
excellent condition
Medium: Albumen print
Mount: Unmounted
Dimensions: 234 x 285mm
Year: c.1860s
Ref: 01022
Price: US$1500
Champion, Paul
Champion's stereoviews were published by Charles Gaudin; B.K. Editeur. Paris[A. Block] as Chine & Japon; Asiatic Views. China; and the Vue De Chine series which appears to be the only numbered set.This view is from the last-named series. Judging by the numbers we have seen, the series consisted ... <more>
Medium: Albumen print stereo
Mount: Original printed mount
Dimensions: 86 x 174mm
Year: 1865-66
Ref: 01181
Price: US$750
Clark, D.R.
CLARK, Daniel R. (1831 - 1895) was an American commercial photographer who photographed in Shanghai in 1874 or 1875 on his way back to America after photographing the Transit of Venus in December 1874 at Vladivostok. His Shanghai photographs were published in a stereoview series titled Asiatic and T ... <more>
Medium: Albumen print stereo
Mount: Original printed mount
Dimensions: 100 x 178mm
Year: 1874
Ref: 01183
Price: US$1000
Rossier, Pierre
This stereoview is from the famous Negretti & Zambra series 'Views in China' and was photographed by Pierre Rossier. The importance of this series is that it represents the first commercially published photographs of China. This view shows the initials 'NZ' scratched into the negativ ... <more>
Medium: Albumen print stereo
Mount: Original printed mount
Dimensions: 84 x 174mm
Year: 1858
Ref: 01180
Price: US$1500
Beato, Felix
Felix Beato's photographs of the 1871 US-Korea WAr are exceptionally rare. This print is in very good, clean condition.
Medium: Albumen print
Mount: Unmounted
Dimensions: 219 x 290mm
Year: 1871
Ref: 01412
Price: US$1000
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