TRAVEL PHOTOGRAPHS | A large collection of photographs including stereo cards, and magic lantern slides, together with a graphoscope. [late 19th century to early 20th century]
TRAVEL PHOTOGRAPHS | A large collection of photographs including stereo cards, and magic lantern slides, together with a graphoscope. [late 19th century to early 20th century]
TRAVEL PHOTOGRAPHS | A large collection of photographs including stereo cards, and magic lantern slides, together with a graphoscope. [late 19th century to early 20th century]
TRAVEL PHOTOGRAPHS | A large collection of photographs including stereo cards, and magic lantern slides, together with a graphoscope. [late 19th century to early 20th century]
TRAVEL PHOTOGRAPHS | A large collection of photographs including stereo cards, and magic lantern slides, together with a graphoscope. [late 19th century to early 20th century]
TRAVEL PHOTOGRAPHS | A large collection of photographs including stereo cards, and magic lantern slides, together with a graphoscope. [late 19th century to early 20th century]
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TRAVEL PHOTOGRAPHS | A large collection of photographs including stereo cards, and magic lantern slides, together with a graphoscope. [late 19th century to early 20th century]

Estimate: 800 - 1,200 GBP

TRAVEL PHOTOGRAPHS | A large collection of photographs including stereo cards, and magic lantern slides, together with a graphoscope. [late 19th century to early 20th century]

Estimate: 800 - 1,200 GBP

Lot Sold:1,375GBP
(7 bids, reserve met)

Description

TRAVEL PHOTOGRAPHS

A large collection of photographs including stereo cards, and magic lantern slides, together with a graphoscope. [late 19th century to early 20th century]


169 stereo cards, (approximately 85 x 175mm.), one hand-coloured, some faded or with slight wear

3 photographs, (105 x157mm.), mounted on card

32 glass magic lantern slides, (85 x 98mm.), slight wear

graphoscope (358 x 94 x 221mm., measurements when closed), minor restoration and cracks


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Condition Report

Condition is described in the main body of the catalogue, where appropriate.


The lot is sold in the condition it is in at the time of sale. The condition report is provided to assist you with assessing the condition of the lot and is for guidance only. Any reference to condition in the condition report for the lot does not amount to a full description of condition. The images of the lot form part of the condition report for the lot provided by Sotheby's. Certain images of the lot provided online may not accurately reflect the actual condition of the lot. In particular, the online images may represent colours and shades which are different to the lot's actual colour and shades. The condition report for the lot may make reference to particular imperfections of the lot but you should note that the lot may have other faults not expressly referred to in the condition report for the lot or shown in the online images of the lot. The condition report may not refer to all faults, restoration, alteration or adaptation because Sotheby's is not a professional conservator or restorer but rather the condition report is a statement of opinion genuinely held by Sotheby's. For that reason, Sotheby's condition report is not an alternative to taking your own professional advice regarding the condition of the lot.

Catalogue Note

The large collection of stereo cards show scenes and portraits from around the world, including the Philippines, India, Canada, United States, Italy, Norway, Martinique, Guadaloupe, Japan, Palestine, Turkey, South Africa, Mexico, Egypt, and others.


The stereocards are by Underwood & Underwood, Griffith & Griffith, Keystone View Company, and others. The graphoscope is for viewing stereo cards in 3-D and for magnifying prints.

TRAVEL PHOTOGRAPHS | A large collection of photographs including stereo cards, and magic lantern slides, together with a graphoscope. [late 19th century to early 20th century]
TRAVEL PHOTOGRAPHS | A large collection of photographs including stereo cards, and magic lantern slides, together with a graphoscope. [late 19th century to early 20th century]
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