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Chinese Woman
Opening: $150
Hammer Price: $150
SOLD
Skylight Gallery 24
March 2007

Vintage CDV-format albumen print ca. 1867 showing a Chinese woman from the Exposition Universelle, by Maujean and Léopold Dubois. Card imprinted front "Maujean & Léopold Dubois, Phot" and reverse "Photographie Maujean et Léopold Dubois / 30, Rue du Faubourg St. Honore / 35 Rue de Boissy d'Aglas (Ancienne Rue de la Madeleine) Paris ..." Inscribed reverse in period pen, "Exposition international 2 Octobre 1867 Paris" and with Chinese characters in ink brush, perhaps a signature of the exhibitor shown.   ( Inventory# ib832a )

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