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  • Sigmund Freud albums


  • Cartes-de visite album includes portraits of Freud and his family, dating from the 1860s to the 1890s. Album of snapshots includes images of Freud and other people at an unidentified house and garden. Album of Freud's office is titled: Professor Sigmund Freud's Wohnung im Hause Wien, 9 Bergasse 19 (Professor Sigmund Freud's apartment home in Vienna, 9 Bergasse 19). It contains 30 photographs taken by Edmund Engelman in 1938 of rooms in Freud's apartment including his consulting room and study, Anna Freud's consulting room and study, and his collection of antiquities including figurines and busts. Album has an inscription dated 1949 by August Aichhorn. Copy photos of these images are in PR 09 1985.614. The printing block depicts Freud at his desk reading the Moses Manuscript. (A photograph of this image is in LOT 11831-A, no. 1).


  • Sigmund Freud Archives, collector
  • Engelman, Edmund, 1907-2000, photographer

Created / Published

  • [between 1860 and 1940]


  • -  Freud, Sigmund,--1856-1939
  • -  Freud, Anna,--1895-1982
  • -  Freud, Martha,--1861-1951
  • -  Apartment houses--Austria--Vienna--1930-1940
  • -  Apartments--Austria--Vienna--1930-1940
  • -  Health care facilities--Austria--Vienna--1930-1940
  • -  Antiquities--Austria--Vienna--1930-1940
  • -  Offices--Austria--Vienna--1930-1940


  • Albumen prints--1860-1900.
  • Cartes de visite--1860-1900.
  • Gelatin silver prints--1860-1940.
  • Group portraits--1860-1940.
  • Portrait photographs--1860-1940.
  • Printing blocks--1930-1940.


  • Portrait photographs--1860-1940
  • Group portraits--1860-1940
  • Printing blocks--1930-1940
  • Cartes de visite--1860-1900
  • Albumen prints--1860-1900
  • Gelatin silver prints--1860-1940


  • -  Arrangement: Organized into the following categories: LOT 13992-A: Cartes-de visite album; LOT 13992-B: Snapshot album; LOT 13992-C: Album of Freud's office; LOT 13992-D: Printing plate.
  • -  Captions are in German.
  • -  Transfer; LC Manuscript Division; 1979-1988.
  • -  Forms part of: Sigmund Freud Collection (Library of Congress).


  • 3 albums (62 photographs): gelatin silver, albumen; 32 x 27 cm. or smaller.
  • 1 printing plate: copper; 17 x 13 cm.

Call Number/Physical Location

  • LOT 13992 (H) [P&P]


  • Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 2009632969

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Chicago citation style:

Sigmund Freud Archives, Collector, Engelman, Edmund, photographer. Sigmund Freud albums. Vienna Austria, None. [Between 1860 and 1940] Photograph.

APA citation style:

Sigmund Freud Archives, C., Engelman, E., photographer. Sigmund Freud albums. Vienna Austria, None. [Between 1860 and 1940] [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress,

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Sigmund Freud Archives, Collector, photographer by Engelman, Edmund. Sigmund Freud albums. [Between 1860 and 1940] Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <>.