10 May 2002
BONFILS (ACTIVE 1860s-1920s) SÉBAH (1838-1890), ABDULLAH FRÈRES (ACTIVE 1850s-90s), ZANGAKI (ACTIVE 1860s-80s) AND OTHERS
Travel albums of W.M. Dingwall & E.A. Perkins: Egypt and the Holy Land, Vols. XI-XIV
4 albums with a total of approximately 220 albumen prints. Circa 1870-89. Varying sizes from 3¾ x 5½in. (9.5 x 14cm.) to 11 5/8 x 14in. (29.5 x 35.5cm.) or the reverse. The majority credited, titled and/or numbered in the negative, including Bonfils (108), P. Sébah (53), Abdullah Frères (6) and Zangaki (1); each titled in ink on the mount. Each album with travel itinerary in ink on front free endpaper. Black leather, gilt, g.e.
Album size: 14 5/8 x 11 3/8in. (37.2 x 28.8cm.) (4)
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Views include Cairo, Assouan, Luxor, Karnak, Thebes, Philae, Jaffa, Jerusalem, Bethlehem, Damascus and Beyrouth.
See lots 119, 138 and 141 for other Dingwall & Perkins travel albums.
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