Travel Album circa 1880s with original and printed photographs of various European sites: Cologne Cathedral, Tomb of St. Sebald, Dante's Tomb, Medici Chapel, Uffizi, Baths of Caracalla, Tomb of Cecilia Metella, Coliseum & Forum, Sistine Chapel, Capuchin C

Various, (1880s). Item #99-3985

118 sepia photographs, 5 x 4" to 9 x 6" on 74 of 76 pages, most are labelled, album 12.5 x 10", gilt ruled half leather, stiff thick pages. Disbound, covers very well worn, rubbed, etc. Loose and detached pages, pages are toned, spotted, chipped, missing corners, torn, soiled, photos for the most part good, some have chipping and tears, spotting, page edges worn. A few photos near the back are unlabeled but appear to be France and England. An unknown traveler "doing the continent" and seeing works by great artists such as Botticelli, Durer, Fra Angelica, Michelangelo, Raphael, Rubens. The image of the Capuchin Crypt is quite impressive.

Price: $150.00

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