The Eastern Window
Portrait of an ethnic female from the island Santa Cruz an island in the North of the New Hebrides.
Titled in ink on the mount below the photograph "Femme de Santa Cruz au Nord des N(ouv)elle Hebrides" and at the reverse in pencil as well.
Original albumen carte de visite photograph by Allan Hughan (1834-1883), Noumea, New Caledonia.
Size ab. 105 x 63 mm / 4,1 x 2,4 inches (card).
Mounted on photographers cardboard with identification at the reverse.
Condition is good - apart from some discoloring; a stain and tiny lighter toned dots (as visible on scan).
Original is slightly darker sepia toned.
Price Euro 225