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SOUTH AFRICA. B[UDRICK] & Co. (G.)
PROSPECT OF SOUTH AFRICA
SOUTH AFRICA. B[UDRICK] & Co. (G.) Cape of Good Hope, Cape Town, Port Elizabeth, East London, Kimberley, etc.  G. B. & Co, P.O. Box 1018, Cape Town, c.1902
13 hand tinted photolithograph panoramas 18¼ x 5 ins. & 52 hand tinted photolithograph plates, 4 to a page each 4 x 6¼ ins. some with text on verso, 6 separate pages of text, OBLONG 4TO. cushioned cloth front cover with inset photolithograph, 23 x 9 ins. a little worn, rubbed, internally very bright,
With the conclusion of the Boer War, South Africa was keen to attract not just visitors but settlers. This rich and elaborate example of the photographers art, shows the towns and country at its brightest and most sophisticated. The well known firm of Photographers G. Budrick & Co., were operating during and after the Boer conflict, reknown for their Postcards, this particular, greater than pocket sized piece of propaganda, appears designed for the richer, more affluent settler,
£1200.00   
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S.Africa

Stock ref: 11374




 
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