Auction 458 / Lot n° 6

[EGITTO] - Album di fine Ottocento contenente 19 foto di città e territori egiziani. - Interesting original photographs from the end of the 19th century with views of Cairo, Alexandria and other Egyptian territories. Among the photographs some show the port of Alexandria and others the railway tracks and stations of the nearby region. The collection is an important testimony for the local and cultural traditions and to understand the transport methods of people and goods at the time. Folio (311 x 488mm). 19 original photographs (268 x 352mm; paper with some marginal staining which doesn't touch the images). Cloth album with gilt title (some rubbing and scuffing).

Auction: 24 September 2019 at 15:30

Estimate 500 - 800€

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