Venice

Archive Unit
  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 106 7ELB/A/8/025a
  • Former Reference
      GB 106 CM Object/ 7/ELB/A/8/25/1
  • Dates of Creation
      1914
  • Physical Description
      1 object

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.