London, South Kensington
20 October 2000
HENRY FLATHER AND OTHERS
Construction of the Metropolitan Line, circa 1866; Views of China, Egypt and North Africa, circa 1870s and later
Approx. twenty-two albumen prints, sizes from 6½ x 8½ in. to 10 x 11¾ in. or the reverse, mounted, some with photographer's credit and title in the negatives
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Includes ten photographs by Flather documenting the construction of London's Underground in 1884, views of Canton environs, an Egyptian street scene and images from coastal villages in Algeria.
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