Auction 102

Lot 117:

KAISER WILHELM II FAMILY PHOTOGRAPHS (9)

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Lot of nine photos depicting the German Emperor Kaiser Wilhelm II and his family. Four images are black and white albumen prints created by the photographer Arthur Junger in Berlin, mounted on heavy stock board, last decade of the 19th century, 4 x 6.5 inches. One albumen print by Carl Brack & Keller photographers, Berlin, 1898, black and white, mounted on heavy stock board, 4.25 x 6.5 inches. One postcard depicting the imperial couple with their daughter and grandchildren, based on the original photo, Liersch & Co., Berlin, 3.5 x 5.5 inches. A color drawing of Wilhelm II and the crown prince Friedrich Wilhelm mounted on heavy stock board, 6.5 x 4 inches, with a handwritten note on the back, in German, ‘In memory of the second imperial visit 1891.’ A color drawing of the German imperial family, 7.75 x 5 inches, mounted on heavy card stock. One black-and-white albumen print, based on the original photo, mounted on heavy card stock with the names and birthdays of everyone depicted, J. C. Schaarwaechter Photography, Berlin, 1896, 9.5 x 6 inches, two tears in cardboard, not affecting the photograph.

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