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Catalogue 19th - 21st Century Photography » Photography Department
19th - 21st Century Photography Catalogue Price EURO 20,00
Auction Date Wed, Dec 6, 15:00 CET


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Daguerreotypes & Ambrotypes
Portraits

Lot 4031

Photographer unknown. Portraits. 1850s - 1860s. 4 daguerreotypes (1 half-plate, 1 quarter-plate and 2 sixth-plates), with brass surrounds, each mounted under glass and in cases (some traces of use).

Some oxidation in edges, otherwise in good condition.

Estimate
€ 400   (US$ 468)


Hammer Price
€ 300 (US$ 351)


Daguerreotypes & Ambrotypes
Portraits

Lot 4032

Photographer unknown. Portraits. 1850s - 1860s. 8 ambrotypes and 1 pannotype (1 half-plate, 3 quarter-plates, 4 sixth-plates), in various frames and cases (some traces of use).

Some oxidation in edges, some with damage to colldion emulsion, otherwise most in good condition.

Estimate
€ 300   (US$ 351)


Hammer Price
€ 160 (US$ 187)


Dixon, Thomas J.
Tiger

Lot 4033

Tiger. 1880. Vintage carbon print. 35 x 25,4 cm. Photographer's name, year and number 33 in negative in lower right, photographer's stamp on verso.

Stronger buckling in upper portion, several creases, some tears in edges, traces of previous mounting on the verso, small loss in lower left corner, otherwise a strong print in good condition.

Estimate
€ 900   (US$ 1.053)


Hammer Price
€ 600 (US$ 702)


Ermakov, Dimitri N.
Landscape with the Georgian Military Road

Lot 4034

Landscape with the Georgian Military Road.1880s. Albumen print. 20 x 26,8 cm. Number 3397 and title in lower edge in the negative.

Dimitri Ermakov was active as a professional photographer as of 1868 and he traveled to various regions of Georgia, the Caucasus, Persia, Turkey and central Asia. Ermakov is the most important documentartist of Georgian life of the nineteenth and early twentieth century. A small part of Ermakov's negatives are in the collection of the National Museum of Georgia. This image shows wagons on the way from Russia to Georgia via the Transcaucasian mountains on the Georgian Military Road. – Some handling marks, backed tear in left edge, otherwise in good condition.

Lit.: Masters of 19th Century Photography. Dmitri Ermakov. Photographer and Collector. Georgian National Museum, Tbilisi, 2014, see ill. pp. 60-61 (similar images).

Estimate
€ 1.200   (US$ 1.404)


Hammer Price
€ 900 (US$ 1.053)


Ermakov, Dimitri N.
Water seller with his horse in Tiflis

Lot 4035

Water seller with his horse in Tiflis. 1880s. Albumen print. 17,5 x 21,7 cm. Number 9463 and title in lower edge in the negative.

Some handling marks, a few nicks in edges, otherwise in good condition.

Estimate
€ 1.200   (US$ 1.404)


After-Sales Price
€ 900   (US$ 1.053)


Ermakov, Dimitri N.
Armenian man in "Chokha" and "Papakhi", Tiflis

Lot 4036

Armenian man in "Chokha" and "Papakhi", Tiflis. 1880s. Albumen print. 14,4 x 9,7 cm. Annotated in pencil on the verso.

A few light handling marks, small loss in lower right corner, otherwise in very good condition.

Lit.: Masters of 19th Century Photography. Dmitri Ermakov. Photographer and Collector. Georgian National Museum, Tbilisi, 2014, pp. 162-164 (similar images).

Estimate
€ 500   (US$ 585)


After-Sales Price
€ 300   (US$ 351)


Franco-Prussian War
Images of Auteuil during the Franco-Prussian War

Lot 4037

Images of Auteuil near Paris during the Franco-Prussian War. 1870. 4 albumen prints. Each circa 19 x 29 cm. Mounted to board (some traces of use, edges time-stained), handwritten text in pencil below the images on the mounts, 1 photo with photographer's name (illegible) in ink below photo on mount.

The town of Auteuil suffered heavy destruction during the Franco-Prussian War. One photograph shows Bastion no. 40 at Porte St. Cloud. The other three show a French bastion with cannons in Auteuil, as well as destruction in and around Auteuil. – Some scuff marks and light surface soiling, otherwise in good condition. With: Unknown photographer. View of the main portal of Reims cathedral with heavy damage suffered during the Franco-Prussian War. 1870/71. Albumen print. 21,5 x 27 cm. Mounted to board (soiled). - Some scuff marks, otherwise in good condition.

Estimate
€ 750   (US$ 877)


After-Sales Price
€ 500   (US$ 585)


Galdi, Vincenzo
Female nude

Lot 4038

Female nude. Circa 1900. Albumen print. 22,5 x 16,5 cm. Photographer's 55, Via Sardegna 55 Roma stamp and number 2352 in pencil on the verso.

A few light foxing spots in right portion, some light handling marks, light crease in lower left corner, otherwise in very good condition.

Estimate
€ 750   (US$ 877)


Hammer Price
€ 900 (US$ 1.053)


Galdi, Vincenzo
Female nude

Lot 4039

Female nude. Circa 1900. Albumen print. 21,2 x 16,8 cm. Number 2372 in pencil on the verso.

Crease in lower/upper left corners, some light handling marks, otherwise in very good condition.

Estimate
€ 750   (US$ 877)


Hammer Price
€ 1.000 (US$ 1.170)


Gloeden, Wilhelm von
Three nude boys in Arcadian scene

Lot 4040

Three nude boys in Arcadian scene. 1890s. Matte gelatin silver print. 15,4 x 21,3 cm (20,2 x 26,3 cm). Photographer's W. von Gloeden, Taormina Sicilia copyright/date stamp and number 1191 in pencil on the verso.

Some spots/soiling in margin, otherwise a rich dark print in very good condition.

Estimate
€ 1.500   (US$ 1.755)


After-Sales Price
€ 1.200   (US$ 1.404)



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