PZ. Photochrom - 2 vues du site de Philaë, Egypte

PZ. Photochrom - 2 vues du site de Philaë, Egypte
Fotolitografía - Signed in negative

2 beautiful large format PZ photochroms (26 x 21cm, the usual formats being 17 x 22cm), representing two views of the temple of Isis on the Philae island, Egypt.
Free prints, not laminated.
Numbered and captioned at the bottom in gold capital letters.
Circa 1905.

The photochrom process was invented in the 1880s by Hans Jacob Schmidt (1856-1924). His invention was patented by Orell Füssli in 1888, who then created a branch named Photochrom Zurich (which later became PZ Photoglob Zurich in 1895). The invention was presented at the Paris World Fair in 1900 and was met with enthusiasm which helped it become successful.

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PZ. Photochrom
Título de la obra
2 vues du site de Philaë, Egypte
Signed in negative
MBC (Muy buena conservación)
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