Search Price Results
Wish

LOT 4038

Gülmez Frères (active 1870-1900)Panorama of the Bosphorus

[ translate ]

Eleven-plate panorama showing the shores of the Bosporus Strait north of Constantinople. 1880s. 11 albumen prints mounted together as panorama. Each print circa 19,5 x 27,5 cm, entire size circa 29 x 270 cm.

The Gülmez Brothers, Ahmet and Abdullah, were pioneering Ottoman photographers active during the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Based in Istanbul, they operated a successful photographic studio known for their portraits of notable figures, urban scenes, and historical events. Their work played a significant role in documenting and preserving the cultural and social landscape of the Ottoman Empire during a period of immense change. – Some foxing of mounts, some light fading, otherwise in good condition.

[ translate ]
Sale price
Unlock
Estimate
Unlock
Time, Location
05 Jun 2024
Germany, Berlin
Auction House
Unlock

[ translate ]

Eleven-plate panorama showing the shores of the Bosporus Strait north of Constantinople. 1880s. 11 albumen prints mounted together as panorama. Each print circa 19,5 x 27,5 cm, entire size circa 29 x 270 cm.

The Gülmez Brothers, Ahmet and Abdullah, were pioneering Ottoman photographers active during the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Based in Istanbul, they operated a successful photographic studio known for their portraits of notable figures, urban scenes, and historical events. Their work played a significant role in documenting and preserving the cultural and social landscape of the Ottoman Empire during a period of immense change. – Some foxing of mounts, some light fading, otherwise in good condition.

[ translate ]
Sale price
Unlock
Estimate
Unlock
Time, Location
05 Jun 2024
Germany, Berlin
Auction House
Unlock