Bridge of Sighs

Scope and Content

Black and white photograph of the Bridge of Sighs in Venice. The view is from a bridge, looking down a canal with buildings right up to the water's edge on either side. The bridge of Sighs is in the top portion of the picture, and further down the canal is another footbridge. There are gondolas 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

Fair condition. Discoloured to a yellowish brown along the bottom edge and in a patch towards the top. Some mirroring. Production method: gelatin silver print.