|A carte-de-visite portrait of two Fijian men. An inked inscription verso in a period hand reads 'Tui Mourei and attendant.'
Photographed by F. H. Dufty of Levuka, on the island of Ovalau [Fiji].
Francis Herbert Dufty arrived in Levuka from the colony of Victoria [Australia] in early 1871. Over the next 16 years, Frank Dufty he first established and then expanded a successful studio on the island, producing many portraits and landscape photographs.
condition: Very fine.
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