Title: Photograph album of Italian art, architecture, and life
Date: Late 19th century
Description: 100 album photographs, most 8x9½ to 8½x10½", 9 are smaller, 4x6". Tipped into slots on the pages of a period full vellum photo album. Overall 10¼x14". Beautiful album of sights in Rome and elsewhere in Italy, approximately 60 of the images are of famous paintings, sculptures, etc. Including the Sistine Chapel ceiling painted by Michelangelo. Approximately 40 of the images show various architectural sights, ruins, landscapes, sculptures, etc. The photos not mounted or pasted as more typically encountered, some captioned in the negatives.
Condition: Covers bowed and soiled; light wear to a few images; very good. Item number: 288929