[CHINA-PHOTOGRAPHY.]
Lot 2010
[CHINA—PHOTOGRAPHY.]
Sold for US$ 5,490 inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
[CHINA—PHOTOGRAPHY.]
VARGASSOFF, SERGE. Approximately 155 silver gelatin photographs, all but one 4¾ by 6¾ inches, c.1926-1940s, some with photographer's stamp and notes on verso, 30 are mounted, excellent condition.

Serge Vargassoff was a Russian-born photographer who moved to Peking in 1926 and later established a Hong Kong studio in the 1940s. The selection here includes images of monuments, artwork, people, and places throughout the country, all taken during the important transition period of the first half of the 20th century.
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