The Eastern Window
Photograph of a girl from Tonquin (North Vietnam). Ca. 1875-79.
Numbered in the negative "434".
Titled in ink below the image "Jeune fille du Tonquin" and on the reverse in ink "Jeune Tonquinaite".
Original albumen carte de visite photograph by Emile Gsell (1838-1879).
Size ab. 105 x 62 mm / 4,1 x 2,5 inches (card).
Mounted on photographers cardboard with his mark on reverse.
Condition is - apart from a mild stain on mount - very good.
Original is a bit brighter toned.
Price Euro 175