Palestine—Louis Vignes | Panorama of Tiberias and Sea of Galilee, c.1860
2,000 - 3,000 GBP
Panorama of Tiberias and Sea of Galilee, c.1860
3-part albumen print panorama (192 x 769mm.), joined in four sections, mounted, framed and glazed, minor fading at joints
View of the Sea of Galilee (Kinneret), most likely from the south-western shore, with the outskirts of old Tiberias in the foreground. The panorama overall with a good tonal range.
Louis Vignes (1831-1896) was a distinguished French naval officer who took photographs in Morocco, Sicily, Lebanon and Palestine between 1859 and 1864.
slight fading where joined, overall a good tonal range.
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