Lot 4: (EGYPT) sébah, pascal An album titled "Egypt, Vol. I,"
December 11, 2012
New York, NY, USALive Auction
(EGYPT) sébah, pascal/span
An album titled "Egypt, Vol. I," with 44 photographs, many architectural, including the Pyramids and palaces, plus studies of local residents, statuary, camels (including a skeleton), and ancient ruins. Albumen prints, sizes ranging from 5 7/8x8 to 10 3/8x13 3/4 inches (14.9x20.3 to 26.4x34 cm.), and the reverse, 16 with Sébah's credit, the title, and the negative number, and 10 with just the title and negative number, in the negative; several with later captions, on mount recto. Oblong folio, gilt-lettered leather, lightly worn. Circa 1880