Group of African Men and Boys, Chowra Island (Part of the Nicobar Islands in the Bay of Bengal)
Street Scene with Camel, India
Charles Schwartz & Bill Westheimer
Women From Damascus in Native Dress
Camel and Man near Well, Rajasthan
View in Batavia (now Jakarta)
1455 - Scene du Desert - Caravan en Marche
Guinea Francaise, Two Native Women, Oval Portrait
Outdoor Scene of Photographer at Work in Southeast Asia
Dyak Women, Borneo
W. Beattie & Co.
The Maori Guide, Maggie.
A superb selection of 19th century images - from China, Japan, India, Pakistan, Korea, Indonesia, Borneo, Tibet and Australia. Many photographs of native people in traditional dress and undisturbed landscapes.
Notable are two panoramas - one depicting a lush, green Hong Kong of 1897, the other a 1860s view of Karachi, Pakistan.
Kristen Feilberg "Three Kayan (Dayak) Women, Borneo"
Prices range from $400 - $8,500.
For Further Japanese ambrotypes, see http://www.iphotocentral.com/showcase/showcase_view.php/39/3/1
Eastern Ethnographic Wonders
19th Century Photographs From The East
Exhibited and Sold By
Charles Schwartz Ltd.
21 East 90th Street
New York, New York 10128 USA
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Exhibit Dates 5/20/10 - 12/30/20