JAMAICA The important collection of upwards of 170 images as well as photographic and photo-derived postcards, including the work of Adolphe Duperly and his successors
Lot 391
JAMAICA A very good collection of upwards of 170 images, including the work of Adolphe Duperly and his successors, as well as photographic and photo-derived postcards
Sold for £7,500 (US$ 12,790) inc. premium
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JAMAICA
A very good collection of upwards of 170 images, including the work of Adolphe Duperly and his successors, as well as photographic and photo-derived postcards, albumen and gelatin silver prints, images typically 155 x 205mm., presented in eight modern binders, 4to, [1860-1940] (8)

Footnotes

  • The principal photographers represented are various members of the Duperly family, J.W. Cleary, J.W.O Brennan and those published by James Valentine. They comprise many group and individual portraits illustrative of country life, as well as views including the damage caused by the 1907 earthquake. The collection includes 35 carte-de-visite from about 15 different photographers. Duperly images from this collection featured prominently in the 2001 bicentenary exhibition "Duperly" at the National Gallery of Jamaica.

    The collection formed the late Raymond Brandon.
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