Constantinople. Large framed photograph of Hagia Sofia. c.1880s
SÉBAH AND JOAILLIER
A mammoth-size photograph of the interior of Hagia Sophia, Constantinople, 1880s
6 albumen prints skilfully mounted together as a single mammoth-size image (540 x 740mm.), mounted, framed in an oak frame and glazed, some minor wear to prints and mount
A RARE AND IMPRESSIVE MAMMOTH SIZE COMPOSITE PHOTOGRAPH FROM SIX NEGATIVES SHOWING THE INTERIOR OF HAGIA SOPHIA.
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