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338

PROPERTY OF SVEN GAHLIN

Bourne, Samuel, Nicholas & Co., P. Klier, and others.
PHOTOGRAPHS OF DARJEELING, MADRAS, AND BURMA. [C.1888; NEGATIVES 1860S-1880S]
Estimate
6,0008,000
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338

PROPERTY OF SVEN GAHLIN

Bourne, Samuel, Nicholas & Co., P. Klier, and others.
PHOTOGRAPHS OF DARJEELING, MADRAS, AND BURMA. [C.1888; NEGATIVES 1860S-1880S]
Estimate
6,0008,000
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Bourne, Samuel, Nicholas & Co., P. Klier, and others.
PHOTOGRAPHS OF DARJEELING, MADRAS, AND BURMA. [C.1888; NEGATIVES 1860S-1880S]
Oblong folio (364 x 443mm.), 87 albumen prints (51 average 205 x 265mm.; 36 average 140 x 105mm., or the reverse), mounted on card, recto and verso, each captioned in ink on the mount, contemporary dark green morocco over green cloth boards, upper cover titled in gilt, some fading, lacking backstrip, binding worn
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Catalogue Note

Including 13 views and portraits of people in Darjeeling (many by Bourne), 40 of Madras (including portraits attributed to Nicholas & Co.; one image shows a group of Indian carpenters with a wooden box (for glass plate negatives?) bearing the company name), and 26 of Burma (11 blindstamped 'P. Klier, Rangoon').

Art of Imperial India

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