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Lot 31[EGYPT]
Album containing approximately 85 albumen prints (and additionally three gravures) of Egyptian views.
Photographers include FĂ©lix Bonfils, Antonio Beato, Langaki and others, signed in the image with plate numbers. Most 10 1/4 x 8 inches (260 x 202 mm) or the reverse, including 50 of archaeological interest, with many detailed images of hieroglyphic inscriptions. Images mounted at corners to thin gray card mounts, album covers deteriorated, spine lacking.
An interesting album, unusual for the many photographs of inscriptions.

Sold for $1,375
Estimate $1,500-2,500

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