Lot 408
Large Victorian Diamond Jubilee Presentation Album of Photographs of New South Wales, 1897

full leather with tooled decoration and title, ribbed spine, silk moiré end papers with label: ‘Presented to The Right Ho. Sir Wilfrid and Lady Laurier by G.H. Reid, Prime Minister of New South Wales as a Souvenir of the Colonial Premiers to Great Britain, upon the occasion of Her Majesty’s Diamond Jubilee, 22nd June 1897, 99 albumen prints of Sydney harbour, public buildings and institutions, monuments, schools, street scenes, as well as many rural NSW landscapes, waterfalls, etc., height 16.5" — 41.9cm, width 21.0" — 53.3cm, depth 4.5" — 11.4cm


Est. $1000/1500
Realised: $5400
Auction Date: 11/09/2017


Provenance: Estate of Sir Wilfrid Laurier, thence by descent through the family


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