Posts Tagged “Grand Tour”

Look on my works, ye Mighty, and despair! – Percy Bysshe Shelley, 1818

02.11.2011  |  By
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To make their friends jealous in the 19th century people would bring home souvenir photographs from their trips. Long before Kodak’s Brownie camera popularized the concept of the snapshot and before Flickr, Picasaweb, Photobucket, or Google, there was the cheap 8 x 10-inch albumen print. Back then you could pick them up in stores or from str... More