Carnaval de Nice - 11 large Silver Gelatin Photographs
Jean Gilletta, 1897. A bound album, entitled Carnaval de Nice. Contains 11 original prints - each 29cm x 23cm (11½ by 9 inches)by the photographer Jean Gilletta. The photographs, mainly from a high vantage point, show the carnival and its fantastic floats. Jean Gilletta (1856-1933) was a French photographer, who popularised the South of France, in much the same way that Frith did for England.