Venice

Scope and Content

Black and white photograph of a view across water to Venice, with domed roofs and spires on the horizon. There are a large number of gondolas, some with gondoliers, on the water. 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 in a large patch in the centre, where it is pasted to the page. Very small patches yellow / brown mould centre. Tiny black flecks. Straight line indentation caused by being pressed against a photograph on the opposite page. Production method: gelatin silver print.