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    Various Photographers (19th Century)
    East Indies Album, 1880s
    Album comprises 170 albumen prints, mounted 2 to 17 per page on one side of the page, with black leather binding, gilt-stamped on spine
    the prints range in sizes 10-7/8 x 8-3/4 inches (27.6 x 22.2 cm) to 4-1/2 x 3-1/8 inches (11.4 x 7.9 cm), and the album 26-1/8 x 21-1/4 inches (66.3 x 53.9 cm).

    The photographers include Shepard & Robertson, Bourne, Rodolfo Mayer, Enrique Schüren, and others.

    Includes views and portraits of the inhabitants of Ceylon, Kandy, Galle, Colombo, Kashmir, Burma, Siam, Bangkok, Singapore, Java, Sumatra, Maila, and others.


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    Auction Dates
    November, 2015
    13th Friday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 2
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