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British photography in the nineteenth century

British photography in the nineteenth century

the fine art tradition

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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Photography -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography, p. 297-300 - Includes index.

    Statementedited by Mike Weaver.
    ContributionsWeaver, Mike, 1937-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTR57
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii, 304p. :
    Number of Pages304
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22496846M
    ISBN 100521341191

      Atkins’s Photographs of British Algae, produced between and , was the first book illustrated exclusively with photographs and the first application of photography to science—making. Portrait of the photographer and camera artist William Fox Talbot in A very unflattering portrait of the great French photographer Eugene Atget - chronicler of late 19th century Paris architecture. List of the Top 80 Most Famous 19th-Century Photographers. Here is a short list of the greatest photographers of the nineteenth century.

    Photography at the Turn of the Twentieth Century. American 19th Century, Untitled, c. , gelatin silver print, Gift of Robert E. Jackson, In George Eastman revolutionized photography with the Kodak camera. This simple, small, portable box was loaded with rolled film that could be sent off for processing and printing, eliminating the need for amateurs to learn the mechanics.   Isidore van Kinsbergen ( – ) was a Dutch-Flemish engraver who took the first archaeological and cultural photographs of Java during the Dutch East Indies period in the nineteenth century. Having studied painting and singing in Paris, he joined a French opera group that travelled to Batavia (the present day Jakarta) in After several performances the group left the Dutch East.

    The Victorian Image Collection's website Photographers of Great Britain and Ireland - offers help in dating carte de visite photographs and is assembling a series of biographies for photographers of the period. William Haddy is listed by name, with no other information, in their alphabetical list of photographers (see the H page). The majority of the scans in the library are taken from photographs in the collection of Paul Frecker, a British dealer in nineteenth-century photography. The primary focus of his collection is British and European cartes-de-visite and cabinet cards, particularly portraiture and anything reflecting his taste for the odd, the quirky and the unusual.


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British Photography in the 19th Century: The Fine Art Tradition is a wonderful collection of well researched articles that illuminate the path of photography from the dawn of Talbot’s use of the camera obscura to the waning light of Pictorialism.5/5(1).

The 22 essays in this book aim to be lucid and accessible, and examine the work of 17 fine art photographers from a cultural and critical perspective. The aesthetic qualities of photographers such as Fox Talbot and Roger Fenton are examined, as is the relationship between art and science.

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Pages can include considerable notes-in pen or highlighter-but the notes cannot obscure the text. An ex-library book and may have standard library stamps and/or stickers.

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