The Eastern Window
Portrait of two native men from the Island des Pins, New Caledonia. Ca. 1875-80.
Titled in ink on the mount below the photograph "Ile des Pins" and at the reverse "Indigenne du l'ile des Pins".
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 - apart from some discoloring and 1 or 2 very mild spots at top - very good.
Original is slightly less sepia toned.
Price Euro 300