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(PHOTOGRAPH ALBUM)


Views of a tour in China c.1930 - 1932
13 th March 1933 (date on first image).

Oblong folio brown leather album (28 x 37 cm.) with inset colour landscape illustration to front cover, string ties. 48 leaves with captioned photos mounted on both sides (various sizes) in total c. 500 photos. Original ownership inscription "Wyndham...[?]"

Starting in Malta the first five leaves comprise views of Malta & Gibraltar, then Suez &, Aden, Colombo & Singapore the remaining main body of the photographs are of China including Hong Kong, Liu-kung Tao Island, Chinwantao [ Qinhuangdao], Peking, The Great Wall, Shan Hai Kwan,warships, junks, tortures, beheadings etc.

Price £ 2500.00
Stock Code 52191
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