Rossier China Stereoview 23 Joss House Perspective View Canton
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Rossier China Stereoview 23 Joss House Perspective View Canton:
Very rare one of the first commercial images of China numbered23 views in China, published by Negretti and Zambra . This is a viewof Joss house - perspective view.
'This building is situated on the north east side of Canton, near the walls of the city, and is at present in the occupation of the 70th regiment of the British sepoys. The exterior is richly embellished with carvings and has reliefs of extra-ordinary design and workmanship, whicg gives an idea of how far this style of decorative art is carried on in china
Good, the front is fine with a small amount of natural curve, with a slightly grubbymount , same on the back.
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