Lot 693: New Zealand & Australia. An album of approximately 120 mounted albumen print photographs, mostly circa 1870s, including two oval profiles of the last Tasmanian man and woman, each with embossed stamp of A. Winter, Hobart Town to blank area lower left, the remainder mostly views including Port Chalmers, Dunedin, Hawdon's Station, Christchurch, Crossing the Bealey River, Headwaters of the Waimakariri River, Summit of Arthur's Pass, Zigzag, Mount Cook, View in the Black Pine Forest, Cage for carrying passengers over the Teremakau River, Hot Spring, Rotomahana, Group in front of a house at Kansaiki, Wanganui, Milford Sound, Adelaide, Melbourne, Sydney, Blue Mountains, Murray River, etc., photographers identified include Mundy, H. King, Beattie, C. Bayliss, Burton and Sweet, approximately 28 x 21cm and smaller, mostly mounted between one and four to a page and back to back throughout, scattered ink captions to mounts, some spotting and soiling throughout, contents broken and loose in contemporary half morocco, covers detached and spine deficient, folio (1)
Dominic Winter's Antiques & Fine Art Auction October 2015
Thursday, 15th October 2015
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