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Spain and Belgium travel album, compiled 1890s

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Spain and Belgium travel album

Scope and Content of Collection

The album contains views of Spain and Belgium, focusing on the exteriors and interiors of churches, monasteries, palaces and civic buildings. Locales represented include Burgos, San Lorenzo del Escorial, Córdoba, Toledo and Seville in Spain, and Brussels, Antwerp, Liège and Spa in Belgium. Also included are three loose prints: two views of the interior of the church at Hautecombe Abbey, and a marble pietá.

Red cloth binding with handwritten paper label on the spine indicating locations included in the album: Burgos / Escorial / Tolède / Cordove / Séville / Granade / Bruxelles / Liège / Spa / Anvers. There are no images of Granada in the album.

Mounts have captions pencilled in French.

Photographers represented in the album include: C. Huerta; Rafael Garzón; T. Molina; Neurdein frères; and Léon & Lévy.


Arranged in a single series:
Series I. Spain and Belgium travel album, 1890s.

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