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Travel sketchbook, comprising approximately 36...

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Travel sketchbook, comprising approximately 36 pen and watercolor drawings of views of Algeria executed on location in 1847, cloth bound (wet) marked on the cover 1847, a drawing of Constantine dated December 2, 47 signed R. Rouaud. Views of Philippeville, Constantine (Salah-Bey Mosque, rue Caraman, Place des Chameaux, minaret de la Brèche, rue Vieux mosque, etc.), Medracen, Plaines d'El-Biar, El-Kandara, El-Outaïa, Biskra (Bab-el-Khoka, Sidi-Malek, Djama-Kebir) and more. Notebook from the G. GOUILLET store at 24 boulevard Saint-Michel, Paris, store name on second and third covers. Height 10 cm - Width 13.5 cm Expert : Mr Nicolas Asvisio