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In the Suez Canal, S.S. Orient.
[1885]. Albumen print photograph, 155 x 205 mm, inscribed in negative at lower right: 'In the Suez Canal, S.S. Orient. Lindt photo.', laid down on a section of a card leaf from a travel album, in good condition with beautiful, rich tonal range and sharp detail, some fading to right edge, short closed tear at upper right edge (probably from mounting process);verso with another albumen print, titled in negative 'Launch of the SS Mountaineer Kingston, Wakatipu NZ ', [Hart & Campbell, 1879]. Another copy of the photograph taken on board the Orient by J.W. Lindt is held in the collection of the National Library of Australia. Lindt's photograph is an iconic image linked to nineteenth century emigration from Europe to Australia.
      [Bookseller: Douglas Stewart Fine Books]
Last Found On: 2014-03-24           Check availability:      Direct From Bookseller    


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