On the Grand Canal

Scope and Content

Black and white photograph, taken from a boat, of gondoliers on the Grand Canal in Venice. With a row of buildings on the water's edge behind with balconies and blinds pulled down at the windows. Pasted onto a page in the album, with a manuscript caption on the bottom white edge.

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

Fair condition. Very slight uneven yellowing, two tiny dull patches (possibly mould) bottom left quarter, and a faint vertical line indentation caused by pressing against a photograph on the opposite page. Production method: gelatin silver print.