2988 - 3163 FINE ARTS - PHOTOGRAPHS
= One print laid down on mount; 2x with gluestains on verso.
- A few closed marginal tears.
Idem. "Femme de Tantah (Basse Egypte)". Mounted albumen print, 28,1x21,8 cm., signed, titled, and "1086" in the print. - AND ±20 other mounted albumen prints, all but two anonymous, for the larger part w. contemp. manuscript caption below, mostly views of monuments, but also incl. G. LEKEGIAN, "Fille Arabe".
= Various erotic scenes. Taken from a Japanese album. Including a series of 4 photographs with a Japanese woman, others all western/ European.
= Incl. views of i.a. Italy (i.a. Rome, Venice and Naples), Germany (i.a. Berlin, Dresden, Lübeck and Rügen) and Scandinavia (i.a. Copenhagen and Christiania).
- Margins of mounts occas. sl. foxed/ sl. dampstained. Otherwise fine.
= Fine series of views of the major monuments of Paris, some panoramic views (i.a. "Panorama des Huit Ponts" and "Panorama vers le Notre Dame") and a nice view of the "Grand Hôtel". Also incl. a few interiors of museums and palaces. SEE ILLUSTRATION PLATE IV.
= I.a. of Versailles, "Tombeau de Napoléon", "Notre Dame", "Vue générale prise du Trocadéro", "Je Jardin Tuileries et le Louvre" and "La Place de la Concorde".
- Later impression. Sl. warped and w. some vague cracks.
- Later impression. Pinholes in corners; sl. warped and w. some vague cracks.
= Verso signed "K. Gieraltowski", dated "1990", identifying the portrayed and w. dedication to Liesbeth Brandt Corstius in pencil.
= Verso signed "Krzysztof G," dated "1990" and w. dedication "mójemu mentorawi" (to my mentor) Kees Broos" in pencil.
= Including lively street views in central Amsterdam.
ADDED: ±45 others, incl. a series of 24 photogr. glass slides w. 19th illustrations to works by J.W. VON GOETHE (±1910) and 6 lithophanes (±9,5x8 cm., ±1920).