Balagny’s system, 18 x 24 cm Wooden Camera
18 x 24 cm plate camera in aged mahogany. "Balagny's System". Balagny was known to the Société Française de Photographie, particularly from 1880 to 1900 for his studies and presentations of light-sensitive substances and flexible plates and film. This particular camera makes use of his ideas, notably in the style of plate-holder. Balbreck-Aîné extra rapid rectilinear lens on roller blind shutter. Ground glass back and 3 special plate holders. Rare example.
Syste̤me Balagny Chambre photographique 18 x 24 cm.