JAPAN -- PHOTOGRAPHS -- LACQUER-COVERED JAPANESE photo album. (Japan, c. 1890). W. 50 fine hand-cold. photographs of beauties (c. 200 x 260 mm each), 16 of which captioned, under hinged tissue guards on 25 thick cardboard and gilt-edged mounts. Lge-4°-obl. Hcf. bind. covered w. red cherry lacquered wooden sides w. bevelled edges and w. a fine photograph transferred in gold print on wood on the front panel depicting 3 beauties in rickshaws. (Bind. in need of repair/restoration (spine and sides loose, but preserved), photographs & mounts slightly foxed and age-toned/discold. (as often)).
result € 700
MALAY ARCHIPELAGO -- GAMBAR-GAMBAR akan Peladjaran dan Kasoekaän Anak-anak dan Iboe-bapanja. 24 roepa roepa, 10 cent satoe lembar. Batavia, Toko-Boekoe Kolff, (±1880). W. 24 lithogr. cold. plates w. Malay & Dutch text. Fol.-obl. Or. lithogr. clothbacked brds. (Bind. worn (w. rep.), a few marg. tears/rep., small blank piece of lower margin last plate gone). -- Added: A variant of the same work (publ. by G. Kolff), w. title and 24 plates (margins cut shortly, ti. dam., and some dam. on folds). -- (2).
result € 240