Egypt | large album of photograph portraits, c. 1880
Egypt | large album of photograph portraits, c. 1880
Egypt | large album of photograph portraits, c. 1880
Egypt | large album of photograph portraits, c. 1880
Egypt | large album of photograph portraits, c. 1880
Egypt | large album of photograph portraits, c. 1880
Egypt | large album of photograph portraits, c. 1880
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Egypt | large album of photograph portraits, c. 1880

Estimate: 6,000 - 8,000 GBP

Egypt | large album of photograph portraits, c. 1880

Estimate: 6,000 - 8,000 GBP

Lot Sold:7,500GBP

Lot Details

Description

EGYPT AND SUDAN

Album of eighty-nine photograph portraits and costume studies, c.1880s


Large folio (532 x 355mm.), 89 ALBUMEN PRINTS (average 280 x 220mm., or the reverse), mounted on card, recto and verso, contemporary black half morocco gilt, spine gilt, gilt edges, some fading, minor damage or wear to a few prints, light scattered spotting, binding slightly rubbed


A GOOD ALBUM OF PORTRAITS AND COSTUME PHOTOGRAPHS by Zangaki (18), Bonfils (8), H. Arnoux (4), Béchard (3), J.P. Sebah (8), G. Lekegian, Abdullah frères and W. Hammerschmidt.

Condition Report

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


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