10 May 2002
Views in Japan
Album of 12 albumen prints. Late 1860s. Each approximately 8½ x 12in. (21.6 x 30.5cm.) or the reverse. 6 with printed text on paper label affixed to the opposite page. Each mounted one-per-page. Rebound in brown half leather, gilt, titled in gilt on front cover.
Album size: 14¼ x 19¼in. (36.2 x 48.9cm.)
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Images include Mayonashi, View on the Tokaido, Atsunagi, The Castle Yedo and Gateway of the Tycoon's Palace Yedo. Also includes 5 interesting street and town views.
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