JAPAN An album of 54 topographical images and portraits by Adolfo Farsari, [c.1890]
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JAPAN An album of 54 topographical images and portraits by Adolfo Farsari, [c.1890]
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FARSARI (ADOLFO) An album of 54 topographical images and portraits, hand-coloured albumen prints, most captioned or numbered in the image, images typically 185 x 240mm, Japanese lacquer over heavy boards, calf spine worn, oblong folio (290 x 355mm.), [c.1890]

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  • In addition to topographical views this album contains: House and Mill, Hotel, Rooms, Dinner, In Bed, Pilgrims to Fuji, Wreslers, Betto, Carrying Children, Shinto Priest, Bhuddist Priests, Sisters, Brothers, Samurai, and five untitled portraits. The hand-colouring appears well above average. See item on preceding page.
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