Collection of Vintage African Tourist Snapshots. Five complete sets of vintage tourist “snapshots,” none dated but probably c.1930-‘50s. Includes are: “12 Delightful Snapshots of African Native Life,” Newman Art Publishing Co., 6.4cm by 9cm, twelve black and white images with captions like “A Zulu Chief Salutes at His Kraal Door,” “A Brown Sun Baby of the Matabele Tribe, S. Rhodesia,” and “A Zulu Damsel’s Bridal Coiffure,” all fine but for one card with light corner creases, in the original envelope; Ten color views of the N’debeles, Zulus, Xhosa, etc., Artco, 7.1cm by 6.7cm, all fine, missing the original sleeve; Ten black and white views of the N’debeles, Zulus, etc., Art Publishers, Durban, 6.5cm by 9.3cm, all fine, missing the original sleeve; Ten black and white views of animals of the Kruger National Park (South Africa), Art Publishers, Durban, 9.3cm by 6.3cm, in the original sleeve, all fine save for the image attached to the cover sleeve what has some creases and a small tear; and “Look at South Africa,” Artco (Felco Ltd.), ten accordion-style color photos that show the same images as the other color set in this lot, images are near fine with light wear and a small tear to the sleeve.
Title: Collection of Vintage African Tourist Snapshot Sets - Postcards, South Africa
Book Condition: Near Fine
Seller ID: 1175
Keywords: South Africa, N'dele, Zulu