26 - 27 September 2007
OSCAR ECKENSTEIN AND AUGUST LORRIA, EDITORS
The Alpine Portfolio. The Pennine Alps from the Simplon to the Great St. Bernard. London: by the editors, . 2° (400 x 320mm). 94 (of 100) heliotypes (c.70 x c.260mm). (Lacking plates 11, 40, 41, 78, 91, and 93, and with a duplicate of plate 12, some mostly marginal soiling, a few heavily soiled, one plate torn, a few others with short marginal tears and small chips.) Loose, as issued, in the original red quarter sheep portfolio, upper board lettered in gilt (lower board detached, spine heavily worn, covers dampstained).
FIRST EDITION. Number 8 of 160 copies only. An important collection of photographs by Donkin, Güssfeldt, Sella, and others. With a facsimile of the separately issued volume of captions. Neate E06.
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