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The Far East: A Monthly Journal, Illustrated with Photographs

Artist:
William Thomas Saunders (British, 1832–1892)
Artist:
L.P. Fisler (British, 1865–1886)
Artist:
Christopher T. Gardner (British)
Artist:
Kameya Tokujirō (Japanese, 1825–1884)
Artist:
Thomas Child (British)
Artist:
Unknown (Chinese)
Editor:
John Reddie Black (British, 1827–1880)
Date:
1870s
Medium:
Albumen silver prints
Classification:
Periodicals
Credit Line:
Gift of John J. McKendry, 1975
Accession Number:
1975.586.2
Not on view
John McKendry

The Far East: A Magazine on the Orient for European Eyes (Spring–Summer 1991). pp. 39–47.



Bound MMA copy comprises the following volumes of "The Far East": Vol. I, July-Dec. 1876; Vol. II, Jan.-June 1877; Vol. III, July-Dec. 1877. Acknowledged photographers include: Thomas Child, active Peking 1871-89; Mr. W. Saunders, a commercial photographer working in Yokohama & Shanghai; Kameya Tokujiro &/or Kameya Toyo, a father/daughter commercial firm working in Nagasaki in the 1860s & 70s; L.P. Fisler; Christopher T. Gardner; an unidentified Chinese photographer.
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