André Ruiter Stereoscopy

A. Mattey Stereoscopes

November 17, 2020
A. Mattey Stereoscopes - B&W photographer and collector of antique photographica
Stéréoscopes A. Mattey was one of the largest manufacturers of stereoscopes. Little is known about the company. A catalog, invoice and cheque reveal something about its history.
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Métascope Unis France

July 8, 2020
Métascope Unis France - B&W photographer and collector of antique photographica
A Métascope multi-view table stereoscope for viewing 45x107mm glass stereoviews by Unis France, one of the trademarks of Mattey from Paris.
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The Great War by Louis Provot

January 25, 2020
The Great War by Louis Provot - B&W photographer and collector of antique photographica
A rare wooden box with a hundred 45x107 glass stereoviews with images of the First World War and a basic handheld stereoscope.
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Mattey Revolving Stereoscope

August 3, 2019
Mattey Revolving Stereoscope - B&W photographer and collector of antique photographica
Last month I've acquired my second table stereoscope. It's a beautiful late 19th century deluxe rotary viewer, built by the French manufacturer Mattey. This multiple-view device supports paper and glass stereo views in both 45x107 and 6x13 formats.
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