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Palestine, Turkey, Lebanon and Italy--Bonfils, Félix Adrien, Abdullah Freres and others
ALBUM OF FIFTY-SEVEN PHOTOGRAPHS OF THE HOLY LAND, TURKEY, LEBANON AND ITALY. [C.1880S]
Oblong folio (317 x 418mm.), 56 ALBUMEN PRINTS, and one collotype print (average 225 x 275mm., or the reverse), including one albumen 3-part folding PANORAMA OF JERUSALEM (210 x 805mm.), by Bonfils, Abdullah Freres and others, with their signatures in the negatives, individually mounted on thick card, recto and verso, some captioned in ink, contemporary maroon half morocco, gilt edges, panorama backed on linen, slightly rubbed, small nick to edge of upper cover
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Provenance

Institue St.-Louis-de-France, Loretteville, ink stamps; Bibliotheque Ecole Normale, Pont-Rouge, ink stamps

Catalogue Note

The album comprises, 35 photographs of the Holy Land, 12 of Turkey, mostly Constantinople, 4 of Baalbek, Lebanon and 6 of Rome.

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