Ponte Vecchio

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 106 7ELB/A/8/022c
  • Former Reference
      GB 106 CM Object/ 7/ELB/A/8/22/3
  • Dates of Creation
  • Physical Description
      1 object

Scope and Content

Black and white photograph of a view down a wide river in an Italian city [Ponte Vecchio, Fireaze], to a bridge standing on two columns in the water. The bridge has a number of houses built into it. On the left is a street of shops with pedestrians and automobiles, and on the right bank are buildings built right up to the water's edge. Pasted onto a page in the album, with a manuscript caption on the bottom white edge.

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

Poor condition. Yellowed, dull patches on the surface top and bottom left quarter, possibly from damp or the adhesive. Tiny black flecks. Production method: gelatin silver print.