BRAZIL FERREZ (MARC) Three Albums comprising 84 city views, landscapes, scenes of workers, and portraits of "native types", [1880s/90s]
Lot 13
BRAZIL FERREZ (MARC) Three Albums containing 84 city views, landscapes, scenes of workers, and portraits of "native types", [1880s/90s]
Sold for £32,450 (US$ 54,542) inc. premium
Lot Details
BRAZIL
FERREZ (MARC) Three albums containing 84 city views, landscapes, scenes of workers, and portraits of "native types", albumen prints, all but one captioned and signed in the negative, 59 larger images (approximately 205 x 260mm.) mounted one per page, 25 smaller (approximately 215 x 155mm.) mounted two per page, some pages loose, contemporary uniform half morocco, 2 defective, oblong folio, [1880s/1890s]

Footnotes

  • Extensive collection of Ferrez's celebrated scenes of Brazil, including full-page views of Rio de Janeiro and environs (30), São Paolo and Santos (3); workers at diamond mines (5), coffee and sugar plantations (4), and transporting goods; botanical specimens. Also a series of "Types" including: Costume de chef indien, Jäuapiry; Costume des chefs indiens Appiacaz (Amazone); Chefs indiens Cayapó (Goyaz); Indienne Tobá; Indiens mundürucus; Indiens Bororós. Goyaz; Indiens de 'Matto Grosso'.
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