1880’s, Twenty Scarce Antique Photographs Of Japan

$ 2,695.00

c. 1880 Twenty Three Rare Antique Photographs of Japan. c. 1880, Collection of Twenty Three Early Photographs Of Japan and Its People, Some Hand-Tinted, Choice Very Fine or better.. This lot of 23 excellent original Antique Photographs, Some Hand-Tinted, dates from the last quarter of the 19th century. All 23 Photographs are of Japan and the Japanese people, and were apparently taken by an American tourist or photographer. Each Photograph measures approx. 3.5" x 5.5" and is mounted on a 6.25" x 8" page. The vertical format photographs are mounted one to a page while the horizontal photographs are mounted two to a page, and are mounted back to back on 7 pages. All of these Photographs are also annotated just below the picture image. Some of the photographs are also hand tinted and all are in very nice overall condition. Some scattered minor edge chips, creases or splits in the mounts. Overall, this is a wonderful, scarce and very nice quality collection of early Photographs of Japan and her people. (23 Photos)..