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Photographic studiosPhotographic studiosChinaChina
EyesEyesExteriors of photographic studiosExteriors of photographic studios
Interiors of photographic studiosInteriors of photographic studiosColourColour
CarsCarsLand transportationLand transportation
Abstraction of the realAbstraction of the realAdvertisingAdvertising
Cabinet cardsCabinet cardsPortraitPortrait
Camera obscuraCamera obscuraChildrenChildren
New YorkNew YorkStreet: Garry WinograndStreet: Garry Winogrand
Drawing and optical devicesDrawing and optical devicesParisParis
Experimental and manipulated photographyExperimental and manipulated photographyPictorialismPictorialism
American influences on PictorialismAmerican influences on PictorialismFashionFashion
AstronomyAstronomyNew Bauhaus / Art Institute of ChicagoNew Bauhaus / Art Institute of Chicago
Identity documents and badgesIdentity documents and badgesPhotogramsPhotograms
Cameraless photographsCameraless photographsEphemeraEphemera
Fashion 1970-1980Fashion 1970-1980GenderGender
Daguerreotypists - USADaguerreotypists - USASecond World War (1939-1945)Second World War (1939-1945)
Women photographersWomen photographersDaguerreotypists - JapanDaguerreotypists - Japan
Papua New GuineaPapua New GuineaMagnumMagnum
PolaroidsPolaroidsObjects incorporating photographsObjects incorporating photographs
First World War (1914-1918)First World War (1914-1918)Cityscapes - UrbanCityscapes - Urban
ScientificScientificStreet: Classic French examplesStreet: Classic French examples
Erotica and nudesErotica and nudesStreetStreet
Domesticated animalsDomesticated animalsNon-paper objectsNon-paper objects
Paper objectsPaper objectsAbstractAbstract
DaguerreotypesDaguerreotypesSex IndustrySex Industry
Expeditions and explorationExpeditions and explorationDocumentaryDocumentary
Tipped-in photographs in booksTipped-in photographs in booksPublications, books, manuals, journals and magazinesPublications, books, manuals, journals and magazines
ConceptualConceptualAerial reconnaissance and bombing photographyAerial reconnaissance and bombing photography
AerialAerialAerial photographyAerial photography
Photographing art - paintings and drawingsPhotographing art - paintings and drawingsMilitaryMilitary
SurveillanceSurveillanceGroup portraitsGroup portraits
Itinerant photographersItinerant photographersTentsTents
Mobile studiosMobile studiosCaliforniaCalifornia
Rooms and their contentsRooms and their contentsSelf-portraitsSelf-portraits
Peoples of the worldPeoples of the worldIndiaIndia
Film und FotoFilm und Foto

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Emilio Biel & Ca. 
[Album de Phototypico Vistas e Costumes do Norte de Portugal] 
1900 (ca) 
Album illustration 
Private collection of Manuel Magalhaes 

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