CONSTANTINOPLE--GUILLAUME BERGGREN, PASCAL SEBAH, AND OTHERS?
Album of 68 photographs of Constantinople. [c.1880s-1890s]
Folio (418 x 365mm.), 68 albumen prints (from 100 x 142mm. to 216 x 276mm., or the reverse), mounted on thick card, recto and verso, mounts loose within boards, most signed and captioned in the negative, contemporary brown morocco, a few duplications, occasional fading or minor marginal loss, rubbed
A very good collection of portraits and city views by Guillaume Berggren (56) and Pascal Sebah (1), in addition to 11 unsigned photographs.
Condition is described in the main body of the cataloguing, where appropriate.
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