Old Asia Photography

Photographs for sale

Woodbury & Page
​Fine print in pristine condition. Mount size 63 x 106mm. Printed on reverse: Woodbury & Page, Photographers Java.​
Medium: Albumen print carte de visite
Mount: Original printed mount
Dimensions: 60 x 93mm
Year: c.1868
Ref: 01465
Price: US$400
Gsell, Emile
​Stunning and rare image of Cambodia's queen wearing Western dress. The photographer, Emile Gsell (1838-1879), was an important early photographer in French Indo-China. Mounted on old blue card, the print is in very good condition.  
Medium: Albumen print
Mount: Original mount
Dimensions: 275 x 214mm
Year: c.1870
Ref: 01464
Price: US$2000
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.​
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
excellent condition; reproduced in Noel Singer's 'Burmah. A Photographic Journey, 1855-1925' Stirling: Kiscadale, 1993 (p.104).
Medium: Albumen print
Mount: Contemporary mount
Dimensions: 266 x 211mm
Year: c.1890
Ref: 01034
Price: US$1000
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
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