View 1 of Lot 96. Rome | Marion & Co., album of 78 photographs, [c.1870s-1880s].
View 1 of Lot 96. Rome | Marion & Co., album of 78 photographs, [c.1870s-1880s].
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Rome | Marion & Co., album of 78 photographs, [c.1870s-1880s]

Estimate:

1,000 - 1,500 GBP

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

Rome | Marion & Co., album of 78 photographs, [c.1870s-1880s]

Rome | Marion & Co., album of 78 photographs, [c.1870s-1880s]

Estimate:

1,000 - 1,500 GBP

Lot sold:

1,750

GBP

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


ROME--MARION & CO.

Album of 78 photographs of Rome. [c.1870s-1880s]


Oblong folio (335 x 464mm.), 78 albumen prints (from 162 x 217mm. to 215 x 270mm., or the reverse), mounted recto only (some mounts with two photographs), most with manuscript titles to mounts, some titled in the negative, "Marion & Co., 22 Soho Square, London", blindstamp to front free endpaper, contemporary dark green half morocco, pebbled boards, title label in morocco to upper cover, red edges, metal clasp, some fading, a few photographs trimmed, spotting (mostly to mounts), rubbed and slightly bowed


The photographs include: Castle and Bridge of St. Angelo, St. Peter's Basilica, Fountain in Piazza S. Pietro, The Vatican, Theatre of Marcellus, St. John Lateran, Capitol, Villa Borghese, Pantheon, Trevi Fountain, St. Paul's Cathedral, Baberini Fountain, Piazza Navona, et al. A few photographs are after artworks