Lot 735

Memories of the Scheldt. 1891 17 photos, silver print, 7.9 x 11 cm, hand captions in pencil. Oblong album in brown canvas, gold titled on the cover. Photos of one of the coldest winters of Belgium and the Netherlands in the 19th century. Mainly photos of the impressive ice heap on the Scheldt as seen from the villages of Thames, Hoboken and Cruybeke: Thames Bridge, the Thames Pier and Quay, the Scheldt bank in Hoboken, etc.