The Eastern Window
Photograph of two Annamite boys from Vietnam. Ca. 1875-79.
Numbered in the negative "146".
Titled in ink below the image "Enfants Annamites" and on the reverse in ink as well.
Original albumen carte de visite photograph by Emile Gsell (1838-1879).
Size ab. 104 x 63 mm / 4,1 x 2,5 inches (card).
Mounted on photographers cardboard with his mark at the reverse.
Condition is - apart from period retouching around the boy on the right; some mild discoloring and the stains on the mount - very good.
Original is a slightly brighter toned.
Price Euro 150