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Frederico Peliti

An italian photographer in India

An italian photographer in India

India, oude fotografie

PELITI,F. An italian photographer in India at the time of Queen Victoria, Manchester 1994. Hardcover, 22 x 25 cm. 293 pag. met  ca. 170 zwart-wit foto's.
“ Federico Peliti studied sculpture and was trained at the Accademia di Belle Arti in Turin in 1865. Although more well known as a hotel owner, chef and confectioner in British India in the latter half of the 19th Century , he was also an exceptional amateur photographer and a collector of other photographers' images. The photographs are from The Peliti collection, the majority of the presented photographs being made by Peliti himself but work of other photographers such as Bourne, Bourne & Shephard or Dayal are included as well. There are also photographs of Egypt by such as Zangaki, Arnoux, Sebah, or Bechard.

€ 49.50