Skinner

Auctioneers and Appraisers

Grand Tour Photo Album c. 1907: Algeria, France, Monaco, Spain, Italy, Greece.

Auction:
2950B
Lot:
269
Sold for:
$246$200

social_share

Inquire

Tabs

About

Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2950B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 30, 2016 11:00AM

Description:

Grand Tour Photo Album c. 1907: Algeria, France, Monaco, Spain, Italy, Greece. Large-format album in full parchment over boards; front board decorated with "Siena," the three shields representing the city, and an ink drawing of the Siena Cathedral (likely bought as a tourist item along the way); containing tourist photos, postcards, and images of artworks from Tangiers, Granada, Seville, Cordoba, Vesuvius, some Roman ruins, Capri, Amalfi, Sorrento, Rome, Nice, Monte Carlo, Venice, Milan, Pavia, Rapallo, Genoa, Bologna, Corfu, and Algeria; some photographs with hand-tinting, 13 x 10 in.
Estimate $200-300


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Cordoba, Milan, Seville, Algeria, France, Greece, Italy, Monaco, Spain, Amalfi, Campania, Capri, Geography of Italy, Sorrento

Departments

Specialists