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    Sale 2818

    European Noble and Private Collections

    31 March - 1 April 2009, Amsterdam

  • Lot 252

    A FRENCH MAHOGANY STEREOSCOPE 'TAXIPHOTE' NO. 12568

    BY RICHARD FRERES, PARIS. EARLY 20TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A FRENCH MAHOGANY STEREOSCOPE 'TAXIPHOTE' NO. 12568
    BY RICHARD FRERES, PARIS. EARLY 20TH CENTURY
    60 x 130 mm., nickel-metal fittings, with a pair of focussing and dividing lenses, automatic plate changing mechanism, marked and numbered, the base with two drawers each holding four trays of stereographs
    49 cm. high x 34 cm. wide x 33 cm. deep
    With five trays of glass stereo positives including city views of Lübeck and Hamburg, various portraits, sailing and Swiss views; Together with a large collection of small cardboard boxes with glass stereo negatives (8)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    The property of count and countess van Limburg Stirum - Luden
    (lots 214-273)