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PIERRE PETIT (1832-1909), BISSON FRERES [AUGUSTE-ROSALIE (1826-1900) AND LOUIS-AUGUSTE (1814-76)]
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PIERRE PETIT (1832-1909), BISSON FRERES [AUGUSTE-ROSALIE (1826-1900) AND LOUIS-AUGUSTE (1814-76)]

Exposition Universelle, 1867 Paris

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PIERRE PETIT (1832-1909), BISSON FRERES [AUGUSTE-ROSALIE (1826-1900) AND LOUIS-AUGUSTE (1814-76)]
Exposition Universelle, 1867 Paris
10 albumen prints. 1867. The smaller prints with printed series title and credit Pierre Petit Phot de la Comm Imperiale, the larger with ink inscription à Monsieur Eng. Le [?Maistre] Thomas J.E. Powell.
9 approximately 7 x 9½ in. (17.7 x 24.1 cm.); one 9½ x 14¼ in. (24.1 x 36.2 cm.) (10)
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One image shows the Minnesota stand with a display of photographs clearly visible including several large format views of Yosemite. Also including two interiors of the Emperor's salon, heavy engineering subjects, exteriors of two pavilions and the stand from Mississippi with light fittings, clocks and glass.
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