March 5th, 2021

Strange villa in Shanghai, likely (1927)



https://www.ricardo.ch/it/a/shanghai-1927-sam-sanzetti-(fotograf)-1127215430/

A family residence (possibly, in Shanghai), photographed by Sam Sanzetti in 1927. The auction ends tomorrow. 400 Swiss francs (360 euro) is a bit steep for an anonymous lot, and yet... I'd love to know where this house was!

Here are the photographs:



[See the remaining 8 images...]












Signed S. M. L. Sanzetti – the real one, not the copycats like Sanzetti Studio on Bubbling Well Road: