NY: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, and Montreal: Canadian Centre for Architecture, . Baldus, Edouard. First edition. Oblong 4to., 294 pp., 177 illustrations primarily from b&w photographs, maps. A fine copy in illustrated dust jacket. Item #52456
Baldus (1813-1889), was an early French photographer renowned for his technical ability, his architectural views of Paris and the South of France, landscapes, and an exception album of the railroad route from Paris to the Mediterranean. Malcom Daniel chronicles his life and photographic work for this catalogue for a major traveling exhibition which originated at The Metropolitan Museum of Art.