Photograph album: Volos, Pēlio, Meteōra.

Author
Zēmerēs, Kōstas [Browse]
Format
Visual material
Language
English
Published/​Created
1932.
Description
10 leaves of plates : photographs ; 41 cm.

Details

Subject(s)
Library of Congress genre
Photographs [Browse]
Getty AAT genre
Summary note
Consists of ten mounted silver prints, hand colored (measuring from 25 x 38 to 28 x 38.5 cm), of Volos, the mount Pēlion, houses and a church of local architecture, landscapes, panoramic views, scenes of every-day life, and 1 image of the Monastery of Hagia Triada (Holy Trinity) in Meteora. All images are captioned on the cardboard and signed by the photographer: "Zimeris-Volo."
Notes
  • Title based on content.
  • Handwritten cover title.
  • "Presented to / Admiral Sir Ernle Chatfield / K.C.B., K.C.M.G., C.V.O. / A Souvenir / of his visit to the port of Volo. / From the / Town Council of Volo. (Dēmos Pagaion) 18-22 Oct. 1932."--Cover.
  • Bookplate attached to the inside of the front cover bears the same dedication note, as above. At the lower far right corner, an attached label provides information about the firm's name: "Rafanidis and Zimeris / Photographers-Volo-Greece."
Binding note
Bound in light brown fabric over hard boards.
Language note
Handwritten penciled captions in English.
Source acquisition
Gift; Program in Hellenic Studies with the support of the Stanley J. Seeger Hellenic Fund. AM 2019-24.
Other standard number
  • C0938 no. 842
Other views
Staff view

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