Oct 18, 2018 - Sale 2489

Sale 2489 - Lot 41

Estimate: $ 4,000 - $ 6,000
FRANCIS FRITH (1822-1898)
A striking album entitled Sinai and Palestine.
Complete with 37 photographs depicting Palestine and the Sinai Peninsula. Albumen prints, the images measuring approximately 6 1/4x9 inches (15.9x22.8 cm.), and the reverse, each with Frith's scripted credit in the negative, and nearly all with his letterpress credit, caption, and date, on mount recto. Folio, gilt-lettered red and green leather, edgewear; scattered foxing, 3 plates trimmed and remounted; reinforced binding; all edges gilt. London: William Mackenzie, (1863)

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