Woman wearing full-face Birdcage style Veil by Albert von Rothschild

$100.00

Brand: PhotoSeed Gallery

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This fashion portrait study by Austrian photographer Albert von Rothschild, a prominent member of the Rothschild banking family of Austria and accomplished pictorial photographer active with the Vienna Camera Club, shows a woman wearing an unusual full-face birdcage style veil. Titled simply Portrait-Studie within the lower plate margin, this vintage hand-pulled, Chine-collé  photogravure was printed in 1897 and included in the important German publication Die Kunst in der Photographie.

 

Printed: 1897

 

Condition: Very Good, with issues.

Although image is very fine with no foxing, there is scattered foxing to margins of plate along with a slight crease to midsection of photograph. There is a large dog-eared, top right stained corner, bumping to lower margin corners and a 1.5 cm closed tear midway on left plate margin. Please inspect both photographs with listing. (please email if you require additional photos)

 

Dimensions:

image:     16.4 x 12.5 cm

support:  35.0 x 26.1 cm

 

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