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SOUTH OF FRANCE. "Panorama de Menton",  "Vue Prise de La Madone" [&] "Vue Prise de Garavan",  c.1890
Two Photographic Panoramas, one a view across the harbour looking east towards Saint Michel Archange, the other looking west form the Madon Gardens with views of the Railway Station and the other side of the church, strong images each 22¼ x 8¼ ins. mounted on board with titles and "G.T., Phot.", lower margin of one board trimmed affecting title, some light foxing affecting images,
Menton was a particular favourite of Queen Victoria. She became enamoured with it after her visit in 1882, considering it far more salubrious than either Monaco or Nice. Her patronage paved the way for nobility and other European Royalty to visit.
£350.00   
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Stock ref: 13780




 
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