老 中国 照片 要卖. Impressive old China Photo, Cizhou City Wall

Impressive old China Photo, Cizhou City Wall

Atmospheric, old Chinese Photo of Cizhou (Hebei). The photo depicts the Cizhou city-Wall, the entrance-gate, baskets piled along the wall and men with a wheel-barrow.

The photo is from pre-1925.

5,8 x 4,2 inches. Fine condition.

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Qing Dynasty Photo Album with Li Hongzhang Photo李鸿章照片

Old Chinese Photo Album with Li Hongzhang Photo.

Antique Japanese lacquer photo-album, well filled ( both sides front and reverse) with photos from the end of the 19th century.

Remarkable are the photos with Li Hongzhang or Li Hung-chang 李鸿章 (1823 – 1901), who was a leading statesman of the late Qing Empire. He quelled several major rebellions and served in important positions of the Imperial Court, including the premier viceroyalty of Zhili. In the 1860s he visited Germany, meeting Bismarck and Wilhelm II.

The other photos are mostly about this group of artists, who visited China and performed there. Some photos of military, ship crew and even a photo of Coatham Road Redcar (UK), probably the hometown of the group.

The album is 7,4 x 5,4 inches (18,7 x 13,4 cm). Folding album with one fold separated and another roughly repaired. The photos are mostly in good quality.

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Pagoda Anchorage in Fuzhou. Antique China Photo from 1903

Great Pagoda in Fuzhou. Antique China Photo from 1903

 

The Great Pagoda in Fuzhou. (Pagoda anchorage). Authentic, large original photograph from 1903.

View at the strand with junks, simple houses and the pagoda at the hill

21 x 15,4 cm, good condition.

Fuzhou; Cantonese: Foochow, is the capital and one of the largest cities in Fujian province, People’s Republic of China.

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Original China Photo destroyed Old Summer Palace 圓明園

Original China Photo destroyed Old Summer Palace

Authentic, old photo with view at the ruins of Yuan Ming Yuan, the Old Summer Palace, 圓明園.

The photo is from 1902.

21 x 15,5 cm, good condition, no reproduction but original.

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Old photo of German Soldiers in Litsun China 1903

German Soldiers in Litsun China 1903

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China, Germany: Group photo with German marines, at the beginning of last century serving in China, Shandong province, Li Cun.

Private photo from 1903. 12 x 9,2 cm, good condition.
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China 1903: Large Photo Station Tientsin Tianjin – 老天津车站照片

China 1903: Large Photo Station Tientsin Tianjin

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China 1903: Authentic, old original photo from 1903 with good view at the railway station Tianjin, trains, wharf and people.
The photo is from July 1903.
23,6 x 18,4 cm. Small tear at lower edge had been professionally repaired.

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Chinese Studio Photo of a Soccer Player. 1920s

China: Studio Photo of a Soccer Player. 1920s

 

联华足球队队员. Scarce, Chinese Studio-Photo of a young soccer player in the National Team, 庄等发 Zhuang Dengfa.

Embossed Studio Name at the lower right corner. The edges have darkened as the photo was kept in a frame.

3,8 x 5,6 inches (9,2 x 14,5 cm). Minor aging.

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Der Taotai of Kashgar. Scarce China-Postcard

Der Taotai of Kashgar. Scarce China-Postcard

Old postcard depicting “The Taotai of Kashger (!)”. ( A Taotai was an official at the head of the civil and military affairs of a circuit, which consists of two or more fu, or territorial departments- in this case Kasghar).

The postcard was published in Japan. Inscription in English, Japanese and Chinese.

Brown toning of the upper margin otherwise fine condition. Unused, scarce.

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