Cartes de Visite In Nineteenth Century Photography, By William C. Darrah, SIGNED
Cartes de Visite In Nineteenth Century Photography, By William C. Darrah, SIGNED.
Hardcover, Copyright 1981, 221 pages.
This book is in very good condition; the pages are all clean with sharp corners, the dust jacket has some scuffing and small tears along the top right corner and spine. The dust jacket also has some light discoloration.
“This book is a comprehensive and authoritative survey of cartes de visite, the most popular type of photographs in the nineteenth century. The narrative is divided into three parts: The History and Diversity of Cartes de Visite, a guide to seventy subjects that were extensively photographed in carte format, and The Documentation and Interpretation of Cartes de Visite…”