Superb original albumen print, portrait of two young Bedouin women wearing traditional jewellery and clothing, Tunisia.
Framed under mat with crystal protection sheet, perfect blacks and contrast.
Titled and signed at the bottom of the image.
Label on the back with the references of the work.
Rarely on sale, gallery quality.
Exceptional sale of 50 photograph from a private collection, all protected under mat, all in exceptional condition and protected from light to avoid damage to the photographs.
Garrigues took part in the Cagnat and Saladin archaeological mission in 1884 as a professional photographer. His studio was located on 14 avenue de la Commission, in Tunis. He was the official photographer to the Bey. He was awarded medals at the Paris Universal exhibition in 1889, at exhibitions in Tunis and Toulouse in 1898.
- Attr. J. André Garrigues (actif 1880-1899)
- Title of artwork
- Deux bédouines, Tunisie
- Albumen paper process
- Not signed
- Vintage print
- Image size
- 26×20 cm
- Total dimensions
- 0.5×30×40 cm