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The Photography Incunabula Collection at the Getty Research Institute

Materials from the Research Library, Getty Research Institute located in Los Angeles, CA. The Photography Incunabula Collection at the Getty Research Institute includes books from the 1840s through the 1870s, which are illustrated primarily with salted paper prints or albumen prints. These were the first photographic media viable for publication purposes yet the production of such books was very labor-intensive: the images were printed individually from paper or glass negatives and then mounted ...



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Includes index
Topics: Photomicrography, Microphotography, Photomicrography
The Photography Incunabula Collection at the Getty Research Institute
by Bary, A. de (Anton), 1831-1888; Grimm, Jul
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Included are Peronospora, Erysiphe, etc
Topics: Plant anatomy, Histology, genealogy
The Photography Incunabula Collection at the Getty Research Institute
by Hudson, John, photographer; Duthie, Andrew, 19th cent., publisher; Simpkin, Marshall & Co., publisher; W.H. Smith & Son, publisher
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The illustrations are mounted albumen prints
Topic: Killarney (Kerry, Ireland) -- Pictorial works
The Photography Incunabula Collection at the Getty Research Institute
by Albert, Honoré Paul Joseph d', duc de Luynes, 1802-1867; Mauss, Ch; Sauvaire, Henri Joseph, b. 1831; Lartet, Louis, 1840-1899; Vignes, Louis, 1831-1896; Vogüé, Melchior, marquis de, 1829-1916; Bertrand, Arthus, fl. 1800-1857; Ciceri, Eugène, 1813-1890
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Publication date from preface
Topics: Geology, Geology
Library's copy is extra-illustrated, it includes 14 mounted albumen prints
Topic: Bridges
Includes index
Topics: Photography, Photochemistry, Photography
The Photography Incunabula Collection at the Getty Research Institute
by Himes, Charles F. (Charles Francis), 1838-1918, author
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38 pages, 1 unnumbered leaf of plates : 23 cm
Topics: Photography, Photography of leaves, Photography of leaves
The Photography Incunabula Collection at the Getty Research Institute
by Poncet, Jean-Baptiste, 1827-1901
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Illustration: original mounted albumen print photograph of the artist
Topic: Flandrin, Hippolyte, 1809-1864
Contains 4 albumen prints
Topics: Church decoration and ornament, Christmas decorations
Includes 3 calotype illustrations
Topics: Celtic philology, Welsh literature, Price, Thomas, 1787-1848, Authors, Welsh -- Biography, Welsh...
The Photography Incunabula Collection at the Getty Research Institute
by Cherbuliez, Victor, 1829-1899
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Later editions issued under title: Un cheval de Phidias
Topics: Phidias, approximately 500 B.C.-approximately 430 B.C, Horses
The Photography Incunabula Collection at the Getty Research Institute
by Irving, Washington, 1783-1859; Jefferson, Joseph, 1829-1905; G.P. Putnam & Son, publisher; Sarony & Co, photographer
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"The Jefferson edition"--Half t.p
Topic: Van Winkle, Rip (Fictitious character)
16 pages : 22 cm
Topic: Meudon (France) -- Pictorial works
The Photography Incunabula Collection at the Getty Research Institute
by Galton, Francis, Sir, 1822-1911
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xii, 387, [6] leaves of plates : 23 cm
Topics: Ability, Eugenics
The Photography Incunabula Collection at the Getty Research Institute
by Delamotte, Philip H. (Philip Henry), 1821-1889 author
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Cover title: Delamotte's practice of photography
Topics: Photography, Photography -- Handbooks, manuals, etc
The Photography Incunabula Collection at the Getty Research Institute
by Johnson, William (Civil servant), photographer; Johnson, W. J., publisher; Bolton and Barnitt (Firm), publisher
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Binding: gilt and blind tooled publisher's cloth
Topics: Ethnology, Caste, Portrait photography, Ethnology
The Photography Incunabula Collection at the Getty Research Institute
by Frith, Francis, photographer
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37 photographs; most measure 23 x 16.5 cm. and are signed and/or dated in negative: "Frith 1857"
Topics: Pyramids -- Egypt -- Pictorial works, Pyramids, Egypt -- Pictorial works, Thebes (Egypt : Extinct...
Text volume accompanied by a plate volume with photographic specimens illustrating the procedures described in the text
Topic: Photomechanical processes
The Photography Incunabula Collection at the Getty Research Institute
by Gray, Thomas, 1716-1771 author
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Contains 4 albumen photographs
Topics: Gray, Thomas, 1716-1771, Gray, Thomas, 1716-1771 -- Correspondence, Poets, English -- Correspondence
Title printed in red and black
Topic: Travel
The Photography Incunabula Collection at the Getty Research Institute
by Blanquart-Evrard, Louis Désiré, 1802-1872, author
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Detached from: Mémoires de la Société des sciences, de l'agriculture et des arts de Lille, sér. 3, vol. 9, 1871
Topic: Color photography
The Photography Incunabula Collection at the Getty Research Institute
by Woodward, Joseph Janvier, 1833-1884; Army Medical Museum (U.S.)
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Cover title
Topics: Mosquitoes, Mosquitoes
The Photography Incunabula Collection at the Getty Research Institute
by Leslie, Charles Robert, 1794-1859; Clarke, Harriet Ludlow, d. 1866; Williams, Samuel, 1788-1853; Cooper, James Davis, 1823-1904; Whymper, Josiah Wood, 1813-1903; Scharf, George, 1788-1860; Cozens, John Robert, 1752-1797; Girtin, Thomas, 1775-1802
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Plates by H.L. Clarke, S. Williams, J. Cooper, and J.W. Whymper; after G. Sharf, Cozens, and Girtin
Topics: Painting, Aesthetics
15 mounted photographs (9 x 7 cm.) by Ernest Edwards
Topics: Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616, Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616, Dramatists, English
The Photography Incunabula Collection at the Getty Research Institute
by Darwin, Charles, 1809-1882
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First edition published London, 1872
Topics: Expression, Emotions, Psychology, Comparative, Instinct