10 May 2002
CHARLES A. KILLIE
50 Views of Siege of Peking
Album of 50 printing-out paper prints. Circa 1900. Varying sizes from 3¼ x 3 ¼in. (8.2 x 8.2cm.) to 7 5/8 x 9½in. (19.2 x 24.1cm.) 26 with copyright credit in the negative; each with printed caption on the mount. Blue half leather, gilt, titled in gilt on front cover. With photocopy of descriptive text by Killie.
Album size: 10 x 13in. (25.3 x 33.1cm.) (2)
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