London, South Kensington
19 November 2002
Views of Guernsey
Album of 25 cyanotype prints. Early 1890s. Varying sizes from 1½ x 4½in. (3.8 x 11.4cm.) to 4¼ x 3¼in. (10.6 x 8.2cm.) or the reverse. Majority titled and some dated in pencil on mounts. Majority mounted one-per-page. Inscribed Carine Dove Her Book. "Snap Shots" taken by E.C. F...La... Esq. Nov. 1894 in ink on front free endpaper. Purple half leather, impressed title SNAP SHOTS on front cover, gilt.
Album size: 4½ x 6 1/8in. (11.4 x 15.6cm.)
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