Lot 295 of 364:
British Isles photographed by George Washington Wilson  

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Estimate:
$200 - $300

Title:
Approx. 28 original albumen photographs by George Washington Wilson
Author:
Wilson, George Washington
Place:
Great Britain
Publisher:
Date:
c.1880-1900
Description:

Images approx. 14.5x21 cm (5¾x8¼"), mounted on rectos only of 18 card stock album leaves. Titled with Washington's signature or initials in the negatives.

Views of landmarks and castles on the British Isles, including Westminster Abbey, Robert Burns' cottage, Stirling Castle, etc.

Includes:

  • 167. London. The Tower of London. February 3, 1902. Signed G.W.W. 
  • 166. London. The Rose of Henry VII Chapel Westminster. February 3, 1902. Signed G. W. W. 
  • 254. The Prentice Pillar, Rosslyn Chapel. The Chancel Rosslyn Chapel. Signed by G. W. W. [527]; [61].
  • 264. Stirling Castle from Ladies’ Rock. Signed by G. W. W. [236]. 
  • 237. The Martyr’s Mont Stirling; Stirling Castle, from Ladies’ Rock. Signed G. W. W. [901]; [10121].
  • 335. Hampton Court Palace. Signed by G. W. W. [3278]. 
  • 425. Melrose Abbey. Signed by G. W. W. [407]. 
  • 430. Burn’s Cottage, AYR. 2 photographs. Signed by G. W. W. [10059]; [536]. 
  • 464. Holyrood Palace & Arthur Seat; Queen Mary’s Bedroom Holyrood Palace. Signed by G. W. W. [202]; [6825]. 
  • 465. The Auld Brig O’Doon, Alloway; Alloways of the Burn’s family. Signed by G. W. W. [92]; [1275]. 
  • 529. 2 photographs: Princes St. Edin. [Edinburgh, Scotland]; Forth Bridge (under construction). Signed by J. P.; G. W. W. [125]; [6971]. [pictured] 
  • 550. Westminster Abbey. Signed by G. W. W. [3586]. 
  • 561. Rosslyn Chapel. Signed by G. W. W. [65]. 
  • 632. 2 photographs. Canterbury. Photo from the east. St. Augustine’s Gateway. Signed by G. W. W. [1894]; [4083]. 
  • 635. 2 photos. Burn’s Cottage, AYR. Both signed G. W. W. [10061]; [10060]. 
  • 647. 2 photographs. Nave, Rosslyn Chapel; The Chancel. Signed by G. W. W. [6337]; [61]. 
  • 230. West front, Westminster Abbey. February 3, 1903. Signed by G. W. W. [1741]. 

 

Lot Amendments
Condition:
Generally very good or better condition
 
Item number:
285111
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