Athens | Marion & Co. | album of 30 photographs, [c.1870s-1880s]
Athens | Marion & Co. | album of 30 photographs, [c.1870s-1880s]
Athens | Marion & Co. | album of 30 photographs, [c.1870s-1880s]
Athens | Marion & Co. | album of 30 photographs, [c.1870s-1880s]
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BOOKS FROM THE LIBRARY OF THE EARLS OF HADDINGTON, LOTS 54-108

Athens | Marion & Co. | album of 30 photographs, [c.1870s-1880s]

Estimate: 800 - 1,200 GBP

BOOKS FROM THE LIBRARY OF THE EARLS OF HADDINGTON, LOTS 54-108

Athens | Marion & Co. | album of 30 photographs, [c.1870s-1880s]

Estimate: 800 - 1,200 GBP

Lot Sold:1,187GBP

Lot Details

Description

BOOKS FROM THE LIBRARY OF THE EARLS OF HADDINGTON, LOTS 54-108


ATHENS--MARION & CO. 

Album of 30 photographs. [c.1870s-1880s]


Oblong folio (335 x 463mm.), 30 albumen prints (average 215 x 260mm., or the reverse), mounted recto only, most with manuscript titles to mounts, "Marion & Co., 22 Soho Square, London", blindstamp to front free endpaper, contemporary dark green half morocco, pebbled cloth boards, title label in morocco to upper cover, red edges, metal clasp, some fading, spotting (mostly to mounts), rubbed and slightly bowed


The photographs include: the Acropolis, Temple of Jupiter, Gate of Adrian, Theatre of Herodes Atticus, Propylea, Temple of Nike Apteros, Parthenon, Erechteum, Hall of Caryatides, Theatre of Dionysus, Areopagus, Pnyx, Philopappos, Temple of Theseus, Temple of the Winds, Diogenes Lantern, a Byzantine Church, Mount Pentilians, Pass of Daphne, and Salamis.

Condition Report

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

 

We are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective, qualified opinion. Prospective buyers should also refer to any Important Notices regarding this sale, which are printed in the Sale Catalogue.

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