London, South Kensington
30 April 1997
'Recuerdos de Chile', circa 1860s
Album of twenty-five albumen prints, each approx. 6 1/8 x 8¾ in., mounted one-per-page on two-tone card mounts, tissue guards, red morocco-backed cloth, titled and with photographers' credit in gilt Courret Hs., Fot. on front cover, titled in gilt on spine, gilt clasp, g.e., oblong large 4to.
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Probably the work of Eugenio Courret including city architecture and street scenes, a port with soldiers preparing to fire a cannon in the foreground, a hilltop church and cemetery, industrial buildings and engineering works in mountain landscapes.
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