skiagraphia's photos with the Germany

Two faces of Prussia: detail

Two faces of Prussia: detail
Half plate German ambrotype
photographer unknown, probably late 1850s

Two brothers - a Prussian soldier and an elegantly dressed civilian - proudly pose in this rare German ambrotype. An image of fraternal solidarity, but also an involuntary allegory of…
Added on June  3, 2013

Two faces of Prussia

Two faces of Prussia
Half plate German ambrotype
photographer unknown, probably late 1850s

Two brothers - a Prussian soldier and an elegantly dressed civilian - proudly pose in this rare German ambrotype. An image of fraternal solidarity, but also an involuntary allegory of…
Added on June  3, 2013