Auction 14.06.2019

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Date of the auction: 14.06.2019

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Large collection of photos and documentation. 20th c Photo postcards (some with post stamp) and original photos (some with photographer's stamp on verso or signature or dedication on the front), mostly b/w, various sizes and presentations. Greta Garbo (4 pcs + one instalment of "Hebdomadaire

Lot #: 211

Estimate: €300 - €400

Date: 14 Jun 2019

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FERRÉ, Léo; GROOTECLAES, Hubert L'éternité de l'instant. Photographies de Hubert Grooteclaes commentées par Léo Ferré. (Liège), Éditions du Perron, (Obl. folio: bifolios. Loose in pub. black cloth ill. portfolio. Good copy. First printing of a collection of pictures by the Belgian photographer H

Lot #: 212

Estimate: €150 - €200

Date: 14 Jun 2019

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+/- ferrotype portraits. [C. end 19th c.-early 20th c.] Various sizes and presentation. Collection of ferrotypes also known as tintypes showing portraits of men and women. A.o. 6 ferrotypes incorporated in postcards, pcs under passe-partout, in a sm. album so called "Little Gem", 5 pcs genre

Lot #: 213

Estimate: €100 - €200

Date: 14 Jun 2019

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"Prinz Ludwig Hafen Bamberg". Bamberg, Graphische Kunstanstalt, [1926?] photos, b/w on blue paper, x 16,3 cm, stuck on paper within red border, printed captions below. Photo album 4to oblong, grey cloth. Photos of the harbour of Bamberg located in Bayern. A.o. a city view, ships at the docks, a

Lot #: 214

Estimate: €100 - €200

Date: 14 Jun 2019

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DEEN DAYAL, Lala photos documenting a camp of exercise in Delhi. Albumen prints, 13,5 x 21,5 cm, ms. ink and pencil notes on verso, numbering and photographer's initials "D.D" on front (all margins reinforced, some defects underlaid). Loose under modern percaline portfolio. Interesting account of an

Lot #: 215

Estimate: €200 - €300

Date: 14 Jun 2019

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photos. Various sizes and presentations. Loose. Three men in a laboratory holding laboratory apparatus. - Three men smoking cigars and playing a board game mounted on handcrafted table legs made with wooden stumps. Photographer's name below the photo. Ms. names of two of the men in pencil on verso

Lot #: 216

Estimate: €100 - €200

Date: 14 Jun 2019

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AQA REZA AKASBASHI Two albumen prints. Half 19th c 13,8 x 20,4 cm, both stuck on the same cardboard (folio size), ms. Arabic notes below the images. Both photographs showing 3 men, seated and in traditional clothing with turban. Upper image (from left to right): Haj Mirza Abol Hassan (5th chief of

Lot #: 217

Estimate: €500 - €600

Date: 14 Jun 2019

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IVANOV (ROUSSIE-KHAN) 2 cabinet cards portraying women. C. 11,2 x 16,8 cm (somewhat stained but not on the image, tiny pinholes and one on the image, lower left corner of one of the cards cracked, the same card with printed verso), ms. notes on verso of both cards. Two portraits by the Tehran born

Lot #: 218

Estimate: €100 - €120

Date: 14 Jun 2019

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AGOSTO, Giovanni; TESTA, A. b/w photos of Italian yachts during the fascist era. Genoa, c. 1933-23,8 x 29,5 cm and 30,5 x cm, stamps on verso. Loose, held together in a folder. Interesting and rare account of Italian yachts and their passengers during the fascist regime of Mussolini. Photos of the

Lot #: 219

Estimate: €400 - €600

Date: 14 Jun 2019

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[NAYA, Carlo] photos. [B/w, x 27,5 cm, pasted on cardboard ff. (occ. foxing). Publisher's album in black cloth, upper cover titled in gilt "Ricordo di Venezia" and with the Lion of St Mark. In a slipcase (some def.). Representing a panorama from the island of St George, the Basilica S. Marco, Piazza

Lot #: 220

Estimate: €100 - €150

Date: 14 Jun 2019

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D'ALESSANDRI, Fratelli Armée pontificale. Principaux champs de batailles photographiés pour être vendus au profit de bonnes oeuvres par Le Cte A. d'Alcantara. S.l., s.n., s.d. [ca. In-plano obl. : [ff., 9 pl. Demi-chagrin rouge d'édit., plats de percal. rouge avec le plat sup. titré "Armée

Lot #: 221

Estimate: €1,200 - €1,500

Date: 14 Jun 2019

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2 albums. "Het eiland Marken". Amst., A. Jager, [ca. 1865-1875]. sepia-toned photographs, 8,4 x 5,5 cm and 10,7 x 16,6 cm, stuck on heavy cardboard, harmonica folding. Ill. red cloth album with title in gilt. A view of the former island in the Zuiderzee showing the typical wooden houses and

Lot #: 222

Estimate: €100 - €150

Date: 14 Jun 2019

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[Albert Einstein à Berlin]. Tirage argentique, 16,5 x cm; timbre humide d'agence de presse au verso (qqs traces d'usage dont une lég. marque de forme ronde au centre de l'épreuve). Montée par les coins sous passe-partout. Photographie originale de presse (Radio Press Service, New York City). Le

Lot #: 223

Estimate: €200 - €300

Date: 14 Jun 2019

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+/- photos. C. end 19th-early 20th c Various sizes and presentations, mostly cabinet cards, photo postcards and albumen prints, some with ms. notes on verso. Loose. Heterogeneous collection of portrayed people showing small and large families, couples, singles, children, etc. posing in front of the

Lot #: 224

Estimate: €200 - €300

Date: 14 Jun 2019

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BARBAIX, Edgar "Karel van de Woestijne met zijn studenten van het seminariekollege der kandidatuur 1925-aan de Gentse Universiteit". Originele foto, 11,5 x 15,8 cm. Onder passe-partout en kader (20,5 x 26,5 cm). V.l.n.r. Yola van den Berghe (dochter van Frits), Herman Uyttersprot, Paul de Smaele

Lot #: 225

Estimate: €80 - €120

Date: 14 Jun 2019

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DE SMET, Robert [Bernard Shaw]. Brussels, First half 20th c x cm, mounted on thick 4to-size paper. Stamp of the studio Robert de Smet on verso of photograph and paper. Photograph in black and white of the Irish playwright and Nobel Prize winner for Literature George Bernard Shaw (1856-1950

Lot #: 226

Estimate: €120 - €180

Date: 14 Jun 2019

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KESSELS, Willy [Portrait of Joris Van Severen]. S.d 38,5 x cm, signed in the lower right corner, stamp on verso. The most famous black/white photographic portrait of the Belgian politician Joris Van Severen (1894-1940), founder of the Flemish nationalist and solidarist movement Verdinaso. Willy

Lot #: 227

Estimate: €500 - €700

Date: 14 Jun 2019

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Collection of amusing postcards about the work of a photographer. Mostly postcards, annotated on verso, with or without stamp. Diverse compilation of mostly postcards and some photos covering the activities, challenges and often hilarious situations a photographer at work encounters. Diverse styles

Lot #: 228

Estimate: €120 - €150

Date: 14 Jun 2019

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b/w photos. 20th c Various sizes, mostly c. 12,8 x 16,3 cm, photographer's stamp and typed notes on verso. Some under passe-partout, all kept in plastic folders. Agence française de reportage photographique mondial photo presse - "Quand les Indiens adoptent les coutumes des blancs", Indian women

Lot #: 229

Estimate: €100 - €150

Date: 14 Jun 2019

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Album in memoriam of Frans Henin. [C. photos in b/w, various sizes (c. x cm, 15,1 x 11,2 cm, 15,9 x 20,9 cm, etc.), pasted on cardboard ff. Quarter brown shagreen, cloth on boards, flat spine (worn, dam., cover slightly loosening). Photo album introduced with a watercolour (with unreadable monogram

Lot #: 230

Estimate: €150 - €200

Date: 14 Jun 2019

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photos. End 19th c.-first half 20th c Various sizes and presentations. Set of photographs depicting various sports and their practitioners: tennis, cycling, swimming, athletics, cross-country running, ice skating, diving, horse racing, skiing, water polo, water skiing, gymnastics, fencing, etc

Lot #: 231

Estimate: €100 - €200

Date: 14 Jun 2019

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stereoscopic views. End 19th c.-early 20th c Various sizes and presentations. Various countries represented: views of Japan (a temple, a tea house, cherry blossoms). - views of Constantinople, Turkey (street scenes, fountains, mosques, city gates). - views of America and Canada (Niagara Falls

Lot #: 232

Estimate: €200 - €300

Date: 14 Jun 2019

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stereoscopic views of Israel, Palestine, Egypt and other places in the Middle East. End 19th c.-early 20th c Cardboard (6 pieces) or silver print, c. 9 x cm. Views of Israel, Palestine, Egypt and the Middle East showing the Kidron Valley, the Jordan River, the Jordan valley, Hebron, Haifa, Nazareth

Lot #: 233

Estimate: €200 - €300

Date: 14 Jun 2019

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stereoscopic views. End 19th-early 20th c On cardboard or silver print, c. 9 x cm. 5 views of Monaco (castle, fortress, promenade). - views of Norway (Arendal, Merok, Kongsberg, Bergen, Kristiansand, Stalheim). - 2 views of Stockholm, Sweden (Opera House Café and Royal Palace). - views of

Lot #: 234

Estimate: €300 - €400

Date: 14 Jun 2019

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stereoscopic views. End 19th-early 20th c On cardboard or silver print, c. 9 x cm. views of England (London, Loch Lomond, Windsor Castle, Edinburgh, Worcester, Forth Brigde, Conway Castle). - views of France (Paris, Nice, Strasbourg, Avignon, Lyon, Pau, Marseilles). - views of Italy (Venice, Turin

Lot #: 235

Estimate: €300 - €400

Date: 14 Jun 2019

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stereoscopic views on the Boer war. C. Cardboard, 8,8 x 17,7 cm. Interesting set on the Second Anglo-Boer War which took place from 1899-The stereographic images are produced by the American based Underwood and Underwood Publishing Group. The photographers of U & U stayed away from conflict zones

Lot #: 236

Estimate: €80 - €120

Date: 14 Jun 2019

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More than stereoscopic views on theatre, opera and macabre scenes. C. 1850-Coloured cardboard, 8,x 17,7 cm. Some with defects. Les Théâtres de Paris. Guillaume Tell. Opéra de Rossini. B.K. Éditeurs à Paris. stereoscopic views on pink cardboard, with legends on the views. Kept in the original box

Lot #: 237

Estimate: €250 - €300

Date: 14 Jun 2019

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STONE, Sasha Femmes. Collection d'études photographiques du corps humain n° Paris, Arts & Métiers Graphiques, Folio: ff., some on glossy photographic paper (some marginal tears). In leaves under grey paper folder, title ill. with a photograph (scratches on the illustration, spine and flaps with

Lot #: 238

Estimate: €500 - €600

Date: 14 Jun 2019

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Lebensreform. C. 7 photos, sepia-toned, 19,7 x 24,6 cm, stuck on paper. Photo album 4to oblong, black shagreen, clasp and catch pres. Intriguing album without any annotations comprising three photos of a castle, one of a church, one of people on a boat and two particular photos of a group of people

Lot #: 239

Estimate: €300 - €400

Date: 14 Jun 2019

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photos. N/b, formats div., mais généralement petit, aux bords dentelés (qqs plis, 1 coin manquan). Scènes de la vie intime et familiale pour la plupart : Valéry en maillot de bain à Giens (Hyères, Var, dans la villa "La Polynésie" de Martine de Béhague, comtesse de Béarn, construite en 1924), seul

Lot #: 240

Estimate: €800 - €1,000

Date: 14 Jun 2019