An antique French lens engraved. Hermagis Opticien Fabricant Brevete SGDG Paris. This tiny Portrait lens is a petzval optical design, in nice used condition. Brass barrel is shiny with a beautiful patina. Rack & pinion focusing system works as it should.
Glasses are bright with few dust. The rear achromat is complete (two glasses with a separating ring). There is a small chip on the very edge on one glass (see attached picture), without effect on taking picture. Front and rear glasses are both handwritten " Hermagis Paris corrige". There is a waterhouse slot engraved from 5.
To 32 accepting iris diaphragm (not included). Original mounting flange is included. Original lens hood is included.Original brass front cap is included. Diameter at mounting thread: 57mm. External diameter of flange: 80mm. Covering 3x4in easily, and 4x5in increasing swirly bokeh effect and vignetting. A classic tool for large format photographers, beautiful rendering in portraiture photography due to its fastness. Could be easily adapted on digital FF or MF camera. Check out my other antique lenses for sale.
L'item "HERMAGIS Petzval Portrait f3.5 155mm brass early french large format 3x4 4X5" est en vente depuis le samedi 2 février 2019. Il est dans la catégorie "Photo, caméscopes\Photographie ancienne\Objectifs anciens". Le vendeur est "75photographica" et est localisé à/en Paris, Ile-de-France.Cet article peut être expédié aux pays suivants: Amérique, Europe, Asie, Australie.