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Stereographoscope and Views of Europe by J. Andrieu

Auction:
2345
Lot:
293
Sold for:
$294$250

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2345
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
July 29, 2006 10:00AM

Description:

Stereographoscope and Views of Europe by J. Andrieu, ebonized stereographoscope with 4 3/4-inch dia. magnifying lens, incised bichromate floral decoration, slide-holder with ivory finials, and a pair of stereo lenses; and twenty-three city and topographical views on curved blue mounts, with embossed titles, including Pau: "1798. Hôtel de la Poste" and "1785. Tour et Entrée au Château de Pau", with label on verso of Baptiste Guerard, 202 Rue de Rivoli, Paris; "1906. Vue Générale de St. Sébastien, Prise de la Citadelle (Espagne)"; "2005. Lac de Gaube et Glaciers de Vignemale, Environs de Gauterets"; "1901. Île Ste. Claire et la Phare"; and others.
Estimate $200-300

Keywords

Paris, Prise de la Citadelle