Camera Gothica. Gotische kerkelijke architectuur in de 19de-eeuwse Europese fotografie. - Architecture religieuse gothique dans la photographie européenne du 19e siècle. - Gothic church architecture in the 19th century European photography.
Org. sewed paperback, pictorial covers, 4to (22,5x27cm), 276 pp., old photos on nearly every page, biographies of Belgian - German - British photographers, bibliography. Text in Dutch - German - English. "Exhibition organized by the Province of Antwerp on the occasion of the re-opening of the restored Cathedral of Our Lady in Antwerp on 2nd April, 1993 ". Exhibition 2/4/1993 - 30/5/1993. The rise of photography around the middle of the 19th century coincided with the period in which after years of indifference and even contempt (see anticlerical aspect of the French Revolution and liberal governments afterwards), renewed interest in Gothic art and architecture had reached its peak. Foto's in zoutdruk, fotolithografie, fototypie, paniconografie of zinkhoogets, heliogravure, albuminedruk, daglichtpapier, ... With a very rare photo (albumine, 1868) of the Cologne Cathedral with the old crane (mid 15th century) on the unfinished south tower, shortly before demolition (p. 145).