Old Asia Photography

Japan - The Last Shogun


Sutton, Frederick

very good condition; The Daily Japan Herald reported on May 16th, 1867: 'Captain Sutton of H.M. surveying ship "Serpent" had the honour of a sitting from the Tycoon, and has taken a capital likeness of him. It is small, for unfortunately the boat in which the larger lenses and some of the chemicals were, was upset, and they were lost.' This portrait was illustrated in Terry Bennett's 'Photography in Japan 1853-1912' p. 107. The career of Frederick Sutton is also covered pp. 106-109.‚Äč Old colouring.

Medium: Albumen print carte de visite
Mount: Original mount
Dimensions: card size 105 x 62mm
Year: 1867
Ref: 01091
Price: US$2000


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