Sussex Saleroom: 10th, 11th, Thursday 12th September 2019
PHOTOGRAPH ALBUMS: India, a group of three albums, ca. 1920s, 'Baroda Views'. 72pp. ex 76pp., 74 photos. mostly 15.7cm x 21cm, printed captions, includes H.H. Maharaja Saheb, Laxmi Vilas Palace views, public buildings, and state elephants, morocco binding, gilt title and Vividh Kala Mandir lower lh., silk e/ps., g.e., together with an album of Colonial India, 24pp., 38 photos., various sizes, the largest a group of British dignitaries seated with their Indian host, 23cm x 29.8cm, photographer Willie Burke printed name lower l.h., other images include Indian troop inspection, state trains decorated with flags, and shooting parties, morocco binding; a further Souvenir album 'Marriage Festivities of His Highness Mahendra Maharaja Saheb Bahadur: K.C.I.E of Panna, May, 1928', 5pp., 10 b/w. photographs, 23cm x 29cm, (six with holes and some damage to the card pages / mounts), decorative red morocco and gilt binding, Russell Studios, Churchgate St. Fort, Bombay, label pasted in; (3) Illustrated.