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Specimens of the Earliest Photographic Experiments of Fox Talbot and the French School of Daguerre from the possession of Hippolyte Louis Fizeau

Collection Data

Names
Claudet, A. (Antoine), 1797-1867 (Attributed name)
Fizeau, H. (Hippolyte), 1819-1896 (Collector)
Berres, Christian Joseph Edler von, 1796-1844 (Photographer)
Lerebours, N.-P. (Noël Paymal), 1807-1873 (Publisher)
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection
Genres
Photographs
Correspondence
Prints
Notes
Acquisition: Transferred from the New York Public Library Rare Books Division
Bibliography: E.P. Goldschmidt & Co, William Henry Fox Talbot, Louis Jacques Mandé Daguerre, and H. Fizeau. 19[36]. A unique collection of "photogenic drawings", "calotype photos", "photographic engravings" etc.; specimens of the earliest photographic experiments of Fox Talbot and the French School of Daguerre from the possession of Hippolyte Louis Fizeau. London: E.P. Goldschmidt & Co. [George Eastman Museum copy has Beaumont Newhall's personal stamp and annotations, including "The entire collection now in N.Y. Public Library."]
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): b16793b0-0903-0136-e519-7b2b6ffacf6d
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