The Eastern Window
Portrait of two native men with weapons from the New Hebrides. Ca. 1875-80.
Titled in letterpress on the mount below the photograph "Indigene du Pacifique" and in ink
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 some small, mild spots - very good.
Original is slightly less sepia toned.