CARRICK, William, [Alfred] FELISH, A[lfred Fedorovich] LORENS, F. REINECKE and others.

Malachite Photo Album of Russian Types and Views of Moscow and St. Petersburg.

£3,750

Malachite Photo Album of Russian Types and Views of Moscow and St. Petersburg.

1870s.

In stock

Malachite Photo Album of Russian Types and Views of Moscow and St. Petersburg.

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Description

Fine Russian malachite album, enclosing almost 50 photographs, some of them by the Carrick Studio, in particular the trade costumes. Included are also various scenes and monuments of St. Petersburg and Moscow.

Description

Photographic album (16.4 x 13 cm). 48 vintage photographs inserted in cards, 8 of them with contemporary hand-colour, under some photographs titles written in pencil. Contemporary ormolu mounted binding, front cover with fine Russian malachite panel, back cover and spine in purple velvet, ormolu clip, gilt edges, watered silk endpapers; malachite panel a bit chipped in the centre, cracks repaired, spine a bit rubbed.

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Stock ID: 83669