Japanese Photographic Views.


Slightly worn on the extremities but a fine example



No place or date but circa 1910.


A tourist album in concertina format containing 22 postcard-like images of japan circa 1910

Item Description

7 x 5 inches. Images slotted into geometric cut grooves on double-sided faux bamboo paper. End boards reinforced. A decorative hand painting of lilac wisteria plus Japanese script is on the front cover


It is probable that publishers in Japan sold attractive albums and you could choose the views inserted from their stock. The majority in this album are of the hand-coloured collotype variety, with a few photographic. There are 12 views of Yokohama and 7 views of Nikko and several generic scenes of Fuji etc.

[Stock No. 25508]



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