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Iwamiya, Takeji, photography; introductory essay by Donald Richie
Katachi: Japanese Pattern and Design in Wood, Paper, and Clay
Bijutsu Shuppan-Sha, Tokyo, 1963. 170 pp. 179 gravure illustrations, including 14 in full color. Photographs byTakeji Iwamiya. Bound in the publisher's original black cloth with the front cover stamped in blind and the spine stamped in white. A feast for the eye and the imagination!
€ 75,00 View
Wooden studio camera
Plate size 23 x 23 cm. Size camera: Lenghth 50 cm. Width 42 cm. Height: 45 cm. Maximum height on the adjustable wooden stand: 160 cm. Lens: Carl Zeiss Jena
€ 675,00 View
Very rare Panotype on leather. Portrait of old woman in original black oval wooden frame. Collodion positive on leather.
Size of frame: 19,5 x 22,5 cm. Ca. 1840. Condition: a bit darkened and some cracks in the leather as usual.
€ 1250,00 View
Martelhoff, Johannes Hendricus (1876-1959)
Panoramafoto Wereldtentoonstelling Parijs 1931
Prachtige panoramafoto van het tweede Nederlandse paviljoen op de Wereldtentoonstelling in Parijs van 1931. Afmetingen 27 x 125 cm.
€ 375,00 View
Portrait of USA President Mc Kinley (1843-1901) hand coloured glass lantern slide.
Ca. 1901. Size: 10,2 x 8,2 cm. In good condition. ¶ William McKinley (January 29, 1843 - September 14, 1901) was the 25th President of the United States from March 4, 1897 until his assassination in September 1901, six months into his second term.
€ 145,00 View
Valentine, James & Wilson, George Washington
Large album with 95 albumen prints of Scotland. Ca. 1875
Size leather bound album: 31 x 25 cm. Size photographs 24 x 17 cm., 29 x 18,5 cm. and 19,5 x 18,5 cm. Total 95 photographs: 52 signed J. V. (James Valentine), 40 signed G. W. W. (George Washington Wilson), 3 not signed. Condition: Some rubbing on the leather covers, some splitting in the spine. In the front and back part of the binding some damp stains, but not affecting the albumen prints. Some fading, in general good tonal range. ¶ James Valentine (1815-1879) was a Scottish photographer.…
€ 1250,00 View
Ambrotype photograph of a portrait of a young man. 1/16 th plate. In a Gutta percha relief case.
Size case: 7,5 x 6,5 cm. ca. 1860. Case is in beautiful condition, ambrotype a bit dark.
€ 125,00 View
Ferrotype photograph of a mother with two original lacquered case for hanging. 1/8 th plate.
Case size: 9,7 x 7,3 cm. Tintype ferrotype. In a very rare hanging case. In good condition
€ 125,00 View
Daguerre, Louis Jacq.. Mandé
Das Daguerreotyp und das Diorama, oder genaue und authentische Beschreibung meines Verfahrens und meiner Apparate zu Fixirung der Bilder der Camera obscura und der von mir bei dem Diorama angewendeten Art und Weise der Malerei und der Beleuchtung.
67 pp. Size: 20,5 x 23 cm), With two folding plates. Facsimile (Reprint) of the edition of 1839, Language: German. Limited edition, this is no. 115 of 150. In excellent condition ¶ Very rare edition. No other copy for sale on the internet. Worldcat shows only one library with this edition.
€ 125,00 View
Daguerreotype photograph of a couple. 1/4 plate
In complete case, size 11,7 x 9,4 cm. ca. 1850. A bit dark, but else in very nice condition.
€ 375,00 View