Lot 262: PRICE. TWO PHOTOGRAPHIC WORKS. C.1910
China in print and on paper, including the Library of Bernard Hanotiau and the Floyd Sully Collection
November 7, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: folio (290 x 390mm.), printed for private circulation, 4 collotype portraits, original printed wrappers
[ibid.]. Costumes in “The Kingdom of the Great Pure”. Yokohama, Hong Kong, Shanghai and Singapore: Kelly and Walsh Limited, [c. 1900], folio (290 x 390mm.), printed for private circulation, PRESENTATION COPY INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR on the upper wrapper (“To Mr and Mrs Simpson, with every good wish for the New Century, from George U.P.”), 7 collotype portraits, original printed wrappers; housed together in a modern box, some wear to wrappers (2)
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