Lot 620: Ceylon, Middle East, etc. A photograph album containing 8 mounted albumen prints of Singalese interest, circa 1870s, including 3 large views of a fishing boat at Colombo, Breakwater, (both by Scowen) and Galle Face, each 22 x 28cm, the remaining 6 ethnographic interest including a head profile of a Singalese gentleman by Scowen, each approximately 14.5 x 9cm and similar, the album also containing 18 mounted albumen print views and ethnic studies of Middle East interest, various sizes, four views of Malta and Gibraltar, plus assorted British and European albumen print views, etc., mostly mounted as multiples and back to back on 24 stiff card leaves, occasional captions, contemporary half morocco, soiled and worn, covers detached and backstrip deficient, folio (1)
Dominic Winter's Antiques & Fine Art Auction October 2015
Thursday, 15th October 2015
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