CDV of Edouard Georges Batelot taken in Yokohama by Usui Shuzaburo
[Japan] Sharp portrait of French navy ensign Edouard Georges Batelot (1858-94). He is listed in he Japan Directory of 1882 as, 'Batelot, ensigne, French cruiser Kersaint'. The photo is dated 1881 on the reverse. Although his name is not written on the photos, it was found with other inscribed photos of Batelot, thus confirming his identity.
Yokohama. Usui Shuzaburo. 1881.
9.1 x 5.6cm.
In very good condition. Some age wear to photo itself. p34011109