A Russian traveller’s photograph album, malachite front and leather back, both with gilt bronze framing, two locks. On the first page handwritten “Souvenir. Voyage en Russie fait pendant les mois de Mai, Juin et Juillet 1869”. The album contains a total of approx. 160 photographs from a journey started in Russia, where the album was purchased, and continued around Europe ending in Belgium. Included are photographs of Tsar Alexander II and Tsaritsa Marie Alexandrovna of Russia, Tsarevich Alexander (III) and Tsarevna Maria Feodorovna of Russia, Russian types, and more views from St. Petersburg and Moscow, followed by photographs from places such as Berlin, Wittenberg, Dresden, Halle, Eisenach and the Rhine. 1860s.