The Eastern Window
Carte de visite size photograph of a Ussuri Cossack in full uniform wearing sabre and gun.
Titled in ink below the image "Cosaque de l'Oussouri cavalerie" and on the reverse in ink "Soldat Cosaque (cavalerie) de l'Oussouri".
Original albumen carte de visite photograph by unknown photographer. Perhaps G.F. Locke. Mounted on part of album page without photographers identification.
Size ab. 92 x 61 mm / 3,6 x 2,4 inches (card).
Condition is - apart from some discoloring - very good. Mount with tiny stains at front and back.
Original is slightly lighter toned.
Price Euro 375