BRISTOL PHOTOGRAPH FAIR
Fine Vintage Photographs 1840 - 1990
A LIST OF THE SPECIALIST PHOTOGRAPH DEALERS
WHO ARE CURRENTLY EXPECTED TO EXHIBIT AT THIS FAIR
Hugh Ashley Rayner
Fine Vintage Photographs from India & South Asia,
A specialist stock of fine early photography from South Asia, including albumen & gelatine prints, cdv & cabinet portraits, stereo cards, lantern slides, and much more. Work by many of the leading photographers in 19th & early 20th century India; including Samuel Bourne, John Saché, Johnson & Hoffmann, Fred Bremner, Thomas Paar, Raja Deen Dayal, and many more.
Fine Books on Photography, A range of new, antiquarian, and secondhand books, covering a wide area of general photographic history, but specialising in the History of Photography in India & South Asia.
Ian Sumner is a photographer who has always collected books about the history of photography, and will have a wide selection on offer, including histories and monographs.
He will also have vintage prints from his own collection available.
Tel: 01749 890534
Richard Meara Fine Photographs
Richard Meara is a long established dealer offering fine 19th and 20th century vintage photographs. A regularly changing stock includes early salt and albumen prints, travel photographs and Pictorialist material, as well as fine cartes de visite and cased images.
Stewart & Skeels.
Lindsey Stewart and Joanna Skeels will exhibit a selection of British material from the 19th and early 20th centuries, including prints, albums, books and cased images. As well as buying and selling photographs and photographically illustrated books, we act as agents for the sale of photographic collections, with an emphasis on placing significant historical work in public institutions. We are based in London and Scotland and available by appointment.
Website : www.stewartandskeels.co.uk
Tel: 020 3983 2113
Lisa Tao has been in the trade for over 25 years; starting out with fine Chinese textiles, 20 years ago.
Lisa then turned her interest to early photography, which now includes early images; from Fox Talbot to gelatin silver prints, good Daguerreotypes, salt prints, ambrotypes & of course stereos: glass, daguerreotypes & paper images.
Her main interests are early Chinese & Ethnic subjects.
Website : www.lisataofineart.com
Email : firstname.lastname@example.org
Classic Photographics, founded in 2002, search for a diverse range of interesting, historical images and archives to offer for sale. We are also involved with photographic history, researching our purchases and have an involvement with a large archive of over 150 000 images of North East England.
Telephone: 0779 156 0249
Full details on each of these exhibitors will follow shortly.
Reinhold Mittersakschmöller / Rainworld Archive
Rainworld Archive was founded in 1998 by anthropologist and independent museum curator Reinhold Mittersakschmöller in Vienna, Austria. Since 2003 rainworld archive is a full time dealer in vintage photography, with special focus on European art photography from the 1920's and 1930's.
Fine Photographs of India
CECIL BEATON: H.E. Sir John Colville, Governor of Bombay, and Lady Colville, sitting enthroned and wearing full regalia, at Government House, Bombay, March 1944.
Suite 8, 41 Oxford Street,
Warwickshire CV32 4RB.
Tel: 07989 606441
Exeter College Chapel, circa 1859-60. Titled in ink Mss by another hand, Modern Decorative Gothic. Albumen Print, cropped to arch top. Printed 1860-1862, (36cm by 22cm)
I am based in Edinburgh and have been dealing in c19th and c20th photography for 20 years. I cover a wide range of subjects including Grand Tour photos of Italy, Egypt, India etc, press photos, military photos, snapshot and amateur work.
Scottish Sheep by Charles Reid c1890s - £500