Artist / Author / Cartographer:

Sternberg, M.

Title:

Hong Kong Harbour

Date:

c1915

Medium:

collotype

Size:

8.8 x 55.5 cm

Description:

A four-leaf photographic panorama of Hong Kong Harbour and Kowloon at the beginning of the twentieth century. The view was probably taken from Scandal Point. A number of landmarks are named across the top, including, from left to right, West Point, Stonecutter's Island, Cricket Ground, New Naval Docks, Kowloon.

 

M. Sternberg was a wholesale and retail postcard dealer who in 1906 had a shop at  No. 34 Queen's Rd. Central and No. 20 A Queens Rd. West, Hongkong. A few years later he had a shop at No. 51 Queen's Road Central, Hong Kong.

References:

Item Code:

83.P5286

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