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Reid, A[rthur] S[ankey] Two Scottish Photograph Albums

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Reid, A[rthur] S[ankey] Two Scottish Photograph Albums

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Reid, A[rthur] S[ankey] Two Scottish Photograph Albums two albums, each c.13 x 18cm, calligraphically inscribed to Arthur Sankey Reid's wife, Alice M. Reid, and entitled: "Here and There" containing 61 photographs (matte collodion?) printed directly onto the album leaves and captioned by hand, dated 1896-1902; "Orbiter Visa" and "The Glenmarkie" containing 31 and 38 photographs printed directly onto the album leaves, dated 1905-1908; the two albums uniformly bound in blue half morocco gilt over buckram, the smallest image measures 4 x 4cm, with two images often being printed on one leaf (3)

Footnote: Note: Arthur Sankey Reid [c.1858-1930] was a Scottish geologist and a science master at Glenalmond College.
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Reid, A[rthur] S[ankey] Two Scottish Photograph Albums

Estimate £200 - £300
Feb 25
Starting Price £100
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Lyon & Turnbull

Lyon & Turnbull

Edinburgh, UK
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Senior Specialist, Rare Books, Manuscripts, Maps & Photographs
Simon Vickers
Head of Department, Rare Books, Manuscripts, Maps & Photographs
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0316: Reid, A[rthur] S[ankey] Two Scottish Photograph Albums

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Est. £200 - £300Starting Price £100
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Lot 0316 Details

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Reid, A[rthur] S[ankey] Two Scottish Photograph Albums two albums, each c.13 x 18cm, calligraphically inscribed to Arthur Sankey Reid's wife, Alice M. Reid, and entitled: "Here and There" containing 61 photographs (matte collodion?) printed directly onto the album leaves and captioned by hand, dated 1896-1902; "Orbiter Visa" and "The Glenmarkie" containing 31 and 38 photographs printed directly onto the album leaves, dated 1905-1908; the two albums uniformly bound in blue half morocco gilt over buckram, the smallest image measures 4 x 4cm, with two images often being printed on one leaf (3)

Footnote: Note: Arthur Sankey Reid [c.1858-1930] was a Scottish geologist and a science master at Glenalmond College.

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