Lot 1617 - A191 Photography - Monday, 02. December 2019, 03.30 PM

KUSAKABE KIMBEI

(1841-1934) et al.
Japan, c. 1880-90. 84 original photographs.
Mostly coloured albumen prints. Vintages. 1 print mounted on cardboard support.
Various formats approx. 11.5 x 16 cm to 21 x 28 cm (vertical and horizontal formats).
Most with imprinted legend and/or inventory number, some with Japanese annotation verso. 1 print stamped "KK" on verso.

Literature:
- Margarita Winkel. Souvenirs from Japan. Japanese photography at the turn of the century. London, 1991.
- Philipp March and Claudia Delank. Abenteuer japanische Fotografie 1860-1890. Heidelberg, 2002.

Provenance:
- Collected over several decades.
- Swiss private collection.

CHF 800 / 1 200

€ 700 / 1 050