Photographs of historical and archaeological sites of Greece : photograph album, ca. 1900.

Format
Visual material
Language
English
Description
1 v. (223 plates) : ill. ; 32.5 x 43 cm.

Details

Subject(s)
Photographer
Library of Congress genre
Photographs [Browse]
Getty AAT genre
Compiled/​Created
ca. 1900.
Summary note
Large photograph album of 223 albumen and silver prints as well as collotypes of several historical and archaeological sites in Greece. Included are the Acropolis, the Parthenon, the Propylaea, the Theater of Dionysus, Ithaca, Itea, Delphi, the Corinth canal, Aigina, Epidaurus, Nauplion, Tiryns, Mycenae, Olympia, Sphakteria, Thera (Santorini), and Crete. 6 of the photographs are by Konstantinos Athanasiou, 6 collotypes by Rhomaides Brothers, 1 by Petros Mōraitēs, 4 bear the signature "P.A. Thomas" on negative and several bear the initials 'WR', 'WC', 'KW'. There are also 22 loose photographs of some of the above sites. Album is bound in green leather on hard boards.
Notes
Title supplied by cataloger.
Language note
Handwritten captions in English.
Source acquisition
Purchase: Acquired with matching funds provided by the Program in Hellenic Studies with the support of the Stanley J. Seeger Hellenic Fund, 2010. AM 2011-52.
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