View and Custom of North China. Kojima, agimaru.
View and Custom of North China
View and Custom of North China
View and Custom of North China
View and Custom of North China

View and Custom of North China

Tianjin: Yamamoto Photographic Studio [Printed by the Tokyo Printing Co., Tokyo, Japan], 1910. Oblong 4to, unpaginated; original textured green cloth; gilt lettering on upper cover; 100 halftone photographic plates containing 148 images; front hinge starting, otherwise very good. The images present views of China at the end of the Qing period, with views and street scenes, sculptures, buildings, and more - mostly in the vicinity of Beijing, with captions in both English and Japanese. The Yamamoto Photographic Studio was established by Sanshichiro Yamamoto (1855-1943), who traveled to Beijing after the Boxer Rebellion to document the uprising. He then established a studio in Tianjin and produced photographs, postcards, and souvenir photobooks for foreign tourists. Item #56974

Price: $1,800.00

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