PHOTOGRAPHY - COSMOSCOPE Frith's Cosmoscope, [English, c.1870]
Lot 58Y Ф
PHOTOGRAPHY - COSMOSCOPE
Frith's Cosmoscope, [English, c.1870]
Sold for £562 (US$ 751) inc. premium

Lot Details
PHOTOGRAPHY - COSMOSCOPE
Frith's Cosmoscope, domed burr walnut veneered case, signed on ivory plaque "Frith's Cosmoscope Registered Title", hinged lid, fall front opening to hinged mahogany panel with viewing lens and easel, 425mm. wide; together with 34 albumen prints of British and European views, each mounted on card, labels to versos "Frith's Photo-Pictures: The Universal Series", size of images 200 x 160mm., [English, c.1870]

Footnotes

  • Francis Frith's patented photographic magnifying viewing box, with a selection of his albumen prints, including: Mont Blanc and the Glacier des Bois; Rosenlaui, Switzerland; The Garden, Vienna; Salzburg from the castle; The Fairy Glen, Bettony; The Bowderstone, Cumbria; Carnarvon Castle; Whitby Abbey; the arches at Glastonbury Abbey; Lichfield Cathedrial interior; Chichester Abbey.

    This item is subject to CITES. See illustration on preceding page.
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