London, South Kensington
18 November 2003
FELICE BEATO AND OTHERS
Japanese views and portraits
Album of 40 hand-coloured albumen prints. 1860s-90s/c.1890s. Each approx. 20 x 26cm. or reverse. Majority titled and numbered in negatives. Each mounted back-to-back, tissue gurads. Pictorial black lacquer, g.e. In printed cloth case.
Album size: 32 x 40.2cm.
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Two execution scenes from negatives by Beato.
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