Lot 109: ALBUM OF PHOTOGRAPHS OF INDIA
January 19, 2017
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: Oblong folio (265 x 350mm.), 92 ALBUMEN PRINTS (ranging from 90 x 135mm. to 242 x 290mm., or the reverse), including a 2-part folding PANORAMA of the bridge at Kerbudda, all mounted on thick card, recto and verso, some captioned on the mount, contemporary black half roan, green cloth boards gilt, gilt edges, some images faded, scattered spotting, upper joint split, binding slightly worn
Condition is described in the main body of the text.
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Provenance: From the descendants of James Broun-Ramsay, 1st Marquess of Dalhousie (1812-1860), Governor-General of India (1848-56)