|Johannes Jaeger (1832-1908) came from Germany to
Sweden 1858 and to Stockholm 1863. He was the painter who became a
successful photographer in Stockholm. Jaeger had about thirty employees at
Drottninggatan 5 and the elegant studio at Fredsgatan 13. The royal
house often engaged Jaeger. Besides portraits he or his employees
photographed views, urban landscapes and also in stereo. In the 60´s
he worked with pictures with dubbelgangers and in the 80´s with a person in
three different angels on the same picture. His panorama pictures so called
cyklorama became popular.
This view over Stockholm is probably from the 1870´s. Size: 182x300 mm. Reference: Harald Althin, Epoken Jaeger slut.
|Johannes Jaeger cdv from 1863. His studio:
Malmtorgsgatan 8 Stockholm. He moved in the autumn of 1863 to Regeringsgatan
Gustaf II Adolf by Pierre H L´Archeveque.