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All That Glitters: Luxury Goods & Art

Wed, May 29, 2024 11:00AM EDT
  2024-05-29 11:00:00 2024-05-29 11:00:00 America/New_York Revere Auctions Revere Auctions : All That Glitters: Luxury Goods & Art
This auction features a lovely selection of fine jewels including an extraordinary bracelet by Georges L'Enfant, and a gold and diamond Patek Philippe wrist watch. Also in this sale is a fine group of sterling silver objects, mint proof coins, and lovely furnishings. Artworks in this auction include works by Werner Scholz, Jan Matulka, Zao Wou-Ki, among others.
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Lot 694

Vintage Albumen Print of Nagasaki Harbor

Estimate: $400 - $800
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Vintage albumen hand-colored photograph depicting a harbor in Nagasaki, Japan. Inscribed along the mat backing along the lower right "Nagasaki - [illegible] quarter - European (prim. Dutch at first) - view of fan shaped island."

Provenance: from the Estate of Christopher Cardozo.

Sheet; height: 10 in x width: 31 1/4 in. Matted; height: 16 1/4 in x width: 36 3/4 in. Heavy wear throughout. There is a deep crease along the center and breaks to the emulsion throughout this crease. Multiple creases, tears, and signs of wear throughout, especially along the left quarter of the work. There are several other vertical creases throughout, suggesting the print was rolled or folded at some point. The print has been mounted to a canvas backing and affixed to a matboard backing. Verso not inspected. The work is not framed.

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