WORLD WAR ONE An album of 57 view of battle scenes
Lot 229
WORLD WAR ONE An album of 57 view of battle scenes
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WORLD WAR ONE
An album of 57 view of battle scenes, gelatin silver prints, printed captions pasted to mounts, mostly mounted one per page and back to back, images 150 x 205mm., quarter cloth, rubbed, soiled, oblong folio (270 x 370mm)., [c.1915]

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  • Comprising: a bombed out street in Amiens; an official artist painting on a street, also in Amiens; a Tommy having wounds dressed; a battlefield near Ypres; a "Runner" emerging from a trench with a message; a German machine gun position photographed a few hours after its capture; a view of a direct hit on an ammunitions lorry, and an observation balloon in flames falling to earth.
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