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Southeast Asia Big Game Hunting Photograph Album 1925

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Southeast Asia Big Game Hunting Photograph Album 1925

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Description
Album of original silver gelatin prints of a big game hunting expedition to India and the Federated Malay States of British Malaya during 1925.
Fifty eight silver gelatin photographs and five photographic postcards mounted onto brown cardboard leaves, string-tied internally at front endpaper.
Photographs vary slightly in size from smallest being 3 2/10 in. x x 5 1/2 in..
Oblong album by Wubben & Co. of Berlin measuring approximately 9 1/2 in x 12 2/10 in., shaped half morocco over watercolor paper.

The first series of photos are taken at Tamar I in the Ranchi district of Jharkhand, eastern India. Images include villagers assisting in the dissection and skinning of a killed mugger crocodile including ostrich nest filled with immense eggs alongside a collection of crocodile eggs.
Hunting and village views from Parak, Malaysia.
Elephant caravans and big game hunting of tigers, sambar deer, elephants and other trophies likely in the Amanjaya forest.
Photographic postcards of a coconut plantation, a tattooed and pierced woman and girls of the Sakai tribe, in Perak.
Inserted newspaper clipping suggests one of the hunters identity as Mr. E.E. Limouzin, who is seen posing for photograph with a large Tiger shot at the Dunsandle Tea Estate in Ootacamund in Tamil Nadu, Southern India.
Condition: very good condition.
Provenance private estate
Condition
Very good original vintage estate condition.
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Southeast Asia Big Game Hunting Photograph Album 1925

Estimate $600 - $900
Jul 13, 2020
Starting Price $300
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0074: Southeast Asia Big Game Hunting Photograph Album 1925

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Est. $600 - $900Starting Price $300
Estate Fine Art & Antique On-Line Auction
Mon, Jul 13, 2020 07:00 PM
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Lot 0074 Details

Description
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Album of original silver gelatin prints of a big game hunting expedition to India and the Federated Malay States of British Malaya during 1925.
Fifty eight silver gelatin photographs and five photographic postcards mounted onto brown cardboard leaves, string-tied internally at front endpaper.
Photographs vary slightly in size from smallest being 3 2/10 in. x x 5 1/2 in..
Oblong album by Wubben & Co. of Berlin measuring approximately 9 1/2 in x 12 2/10 in., shaped half morocco over watercolor paper.

The first series of photos are taken at Tamar I in the Ranchi district of Jharkhand, eastern India. Images include villagers assisting in the dissection and skinning of a killed mugger crocodile including ostrich nest filled with immense eggs alongside a collection of crocodile eggs.
Hunting and village views from Parak, Malaysia.
Elephant caravans and big game hunting of tigers, sambar deer, elephants and other trophies likely in the Amanjaya forest.
Photographic postcards of a coconut plantation, a tattooed and pierced woman and girls of the Sakai tribe, in Perak.
Inserted newspaper clipping suggests one of the hunters identity as Mr. E.E. Limouzin, who is seen posing for photograph with a large Tiger shot at the Dunsandle Tea Estate in Ootacamund in Tamil Nadu, Southern India.
Condition: very good condition.
Provenance private estate
Condition
...
Very good original vintage estate condition.
In-house shipping available

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