Lot 722: Tamamura (Kozabura). A Japanese photograph album containing 36 hand-coloured albumen print photographs, late 19th century, including temples, views, a street scene (Osaka Street), geishas and tea ceremonies, a street brushes seller, textiles seller, tea pickers and a group of two young children with babies in papooses, many with captions in the negative, each 24 x 19cm, mounted back to back on stiff card leaves with tissue-guards present, album complete, all edges gilt, contemporary Japanese lacquered boards with birds and blossom designs to covers, leather backstrip (rubbed) detached but present, oblong folio and contained in original pictorial cloth book box, rubbed and marked and split on folds (1)
Dominic Winter's Antiques & Fine Art Auction October 2015
Thursday, 15th October 2015
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