Photographs

Artist / Author / Cartographer:

Unknown Photographer

Title:

Shanghai Street

Date:

c1890

Medium:

albumen print

Size:

20.9 x 26.9 cm

Description:

Numbered in pencil 110 verso.

 

A street in Shanghai with rickshaws with pullers and Chinese men with fans. One uses a fan to protect himself from the sun.

 

Chinese signs are hanging beneath balconies and window. Signs are also festooned across the street along with clothin on bamboo poles.

 

Condition

Good tonal range, however a small plate crack appears in the print.

References:

Item Code:

P5909

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