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Young Girl Spinning, Rome
Salt print, from paper negative
19,8 x 15 cm
Bassenge Photography Auctions
Courtesy of Bassenge, Berlin (Photography, Sale: 90, Lot: 4033, Dec 5, 2007)
This is part of a genre series Caneva made in the early 1850s and which was very popular with well-to-do tourists in Rome.
Lit.: Italien. Sehen und Sterben Photographien der Zeit des Risorgimento. Heidelberg 1994, ill. pp. 184-185 (similar images from the same series).