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[Gentleman]

Henry Fitz Jr. (American, 1808–1863)

[Man and Boy]

Armand-Hippolyte-Louis Fizeau (French, 1819–1896)

Windsor Castle

William Henry Fox Talbot (British, Dorset 1800–1877 Lacock)

[Winter Trees, Reflected in a Pond]

For some pictures Talbot turned his camera toward subjects traditionally thought suitable for artistic representation, scenes of picturesque beauty or sites of historic interest. For others he arranged objects ... more

[Notre Dame Cathedral, Rose Window, North Transept]

Joseph-Philibert Girault de Prangey (French, 1804–1892)

Dr. Edward Livingston

Attributed to John Plumbe Jr. (American, born Wales, 1809–1857)

[Botanical Specimens]

About 1841, at the same time he wrote the first historical account of the two-year-old medium of photography and its much longer prehistory, Hunt experimented with practical uses for photography and applied som... more

Paris devant l’atelier de Daguerre

Joseph-Philibert Girault de Prangey (French, 1804–1892)

Maison Élevée Rue St. Georges par M. Renaud

Armand-Hippolyte-Louis Fizeau (French, 1819–1896)

[Profile of a woman with necrosis of the nose]

In the 1840s and ‘50s, Louis-Auguste Bisson and his brother, Auguste-Rosalie, were among the most well-known photographers in Paris. Initially specializing in portraiture, the "Bisson Frères" became equally fam... more

The Haystack

William Henry Fox Talbot (British, Dorset 1800–1877 Lacock)

Nicolaas Henneman in the Cloisters at Lacock Abbey

William Henry Fox Talbot (British, Dorset 1800–1877 Lacock)

St. Sulpice, Paris

Unlike William Henry Fox Talbot’s paper negative process, which allowed for multiple positives to be made from the same negative, the daguerreotype process produced only a single example with each use. In respo... more

Table Set for Tea

William Henry Fox Talbot (British, Dorset 1800–1877 Lacock)

Carclew House

William Henry Fox Talbot (British, Dorset 1800–1877 Lacock)

[Wild Fennel]

Talbot's earliest pictures "impressed by the agency of light alone," as he described them, were photographic traces of botanical specimens laid on sheets of chemically sensitized paper and set in the sun. The p... more

[Jerusalem]

Joseph-Philibert Girault de Prangey (French, 1804–1892)

Three Men Playing Cards

William Langenheim (American, born Germany, Schöningen 1807–1874)

68. Alexandrie. Colonne de Pompée

Joseph-Philibert Girault de Prangey (French, 1804–1892)

[The Photographer's Daughter]

William Henry Fox Talbot (British, Dorset 1800–1877 Lacock)

55. Athènes. Acropole. Ruines et 1ers plans (pour tableau)

Joseph-Philibert Girault de Prangey (French, 1804–1892)

[Egypt]

Joseph-Philibert Girault de Prangey (French, 1804–1892)

Alep. Prise de Bab Antakieh (publiée)

Joseph-Philibert Girault de Prangey (French, 1804–1892)

43. Toscanella Eglise de S. Pietro, apside

Joseph-Philibert Girault de Prangey (French, 1804–1892)

[Egypt]

Joseph-Philibert Girault de Prangey (French, 1804–1892)

A Bush of Hydrangea in Flower

William Henry Fox Talbot (British, Dorset 1800–1877 Lacock)

53. Athènes. Temple de Bacchus

Joseph-Philibert Girault de Prangey (French, 1804–1892)

73. Alexandrie. Grand Minaret

Joseph-Philibert Girault de Prangey (French, 1804–1892)

Bust of Patroclus

William Henry Fox Talbot (British, Dorset 1800–1877 Lacock)

Ponte Rotto, Rome

An artist and historian of Islamic architecture, Girault de Prangey first learned the daguerreotype process in 1841 in his native Langres, France. A year later he embarked on a two-year voyage to study major ar... more

Jerusalem, près de la porte de Jaffa, chap.

Joseph-Philibert Girault de Prangey (French, 1804–1892)

56. Athènes. Caryatides. Ereckt

Joseph-Philibert Girault de Prangey (French, 1804–1892)

Professor Schneider's Children

William Langenheim (American, born Germany, Schöningen 1807–1874)

Temple of Castor and Pollux, Rome

An artist and historian of Islamic architecture, Girault de Prangey first learned the daguerreotype process in 1841 in his native Langres, France. A year later he embarked on a two-year voyage to study major ar... more

74. Près d'Alexandrie. Le désert.

Joseph-Philibert Girault de Prangey (French, 1804–1892)

49. Athènes. Acropole. Côté O.

Joseph-Philibert Girault de Prangey (French, 1804–1892)

[Baalbek, Syria]

Joseph-Philibert Girault de Prangey (French, 1804–1892)

Cloisters of Lacock Abbey

William Henry Fox Talbot (British, Dorset 1800–1877 Lacock)

62. Athènes. Temple de Minerve Poliade.

Joseph-Philibert Girault de Prangey (French, 1804–1892)

Atlit Syrie, Chapelle [Damascus Gate, Jerusalem]

Joseph-Philibert Girault de Prangey (French, 1804–1892)

Kaire. Gama Soultan Ansoun, détails.

Joseph-Philibert Girault de Prangey (French, 1804–1892)

The 42nd Gordon Highlanders, Edinburgh Castle

Hill and Adamson (British, active 1843–1848)

Edinburgh. The Scott Monument

Hill and Adamson (British, active 1843–1848)

Edinburgh. Greyfriars' Churchyard

Hill and Adamson (British, active 1843–1848)

Edinburgh. The Royal High School

Hill and Adamson (British, active 1843–1848)

Kenneth Macleay

Hill and Adamson (British, active 1843–1848)

Bonaly Towers. Home of Lord Cockburn

Hill and Adamson (British, active 1843–1848)

James Aytoun

Hill and Adamson (British, active 1843–1848)

The Misses McCandlish

Hill and Adamson (British, active 1843–1848)

Rev. Mr. Smith of Borgue

Hill and Adamson (British, active 1843–1848)

[Unidentified Man]

Hill and Adamson (British, active 1843–1848)

[Man]

Hill and Adamson (British, active 1843–1848)

William Leighton Leitch

Hill and Adamson (British, active 1843–1848)

Sir Charles Lyell - Geologist

Hill and Adamson (British, active 1843–1848)

Rev. Dr. Keith

Hill and Adamson (British, active 1843–1848)

Entrance Gateway, Queen's College, Oxford

William Henry Fox Talbot (British, Dorset 1800–1877 Lacock)

Presbytery of Dumbarton

Hill and Adamson (British, active 1843–1848)

Unidentified Woman

Hill and Adamson (British, active 1843–1848)

David Roberts

Hill and Adamson (British, active 1843–1848)

Tree at Colinton

Hill and Adamson (British, active 1843–1848)

Sir William Allan, P.R.S.A.

Hill and Adamson (British, active 1843–1848)

Dr. Jabez Bunting

Hill and Adamson (British, active 1843–1848)

William Etty, R.A.

Hill and Adamson (British, active 1843–1848)

St. Andrews (?). Ships in the Harbor

Hill and Adamson (British, active 1843–1848)

Lady, Standing

Hill and Adamson (British, active 1843–1848)

St. Andrews. The Fore Tower of the Castle

Hill and Adamson (British, active 1843–1848)

[George Gordon (?)]

Hill and Adamson (British, active 1843–1848)

[Street Scene, Paris]

William Henry Fox Talbot (British, Dorset 1800–1877 Lacock)

Fisher Lassies

Hill and Adamson (British, active 1843–1848)

Robert Dundas Cay

Hill and Adamson (British, active 1843–1848)

[Man]

Hill and Adamson (British, active 1843–1848)

Lane and Lewis / Lane and Redding

Hill and Adamson (British, active 1843–1848)

[Man]

Hill and Adamson (British, active 1843–1848)

Newhaven Fishwife

Hill and Adamson (British, active 1843–1848)

[Man]

Hill and Adamson (British, active 1843–1848)

Dr. Welsh (Retiring Moderator of Gel' Assembly 1843)

Hill and Adamson (British, active 1843–1848)

[Man]

Hill and Adamson (British, active 1843–1848)

John Murray (Publisher)

Hill and Adamson (British, active 1843–1848)

Thomas Chalmers

Hill and Adamson (British, active 1843–1848)

Lord Robertson

Hill and Adamson (British, active 1843–1848)

View of the Boulevards of Paris

In May 1843 Talbot traveled to Paris to negotiate a licensing agreement for the French rights to his patented calotype process. His invention used a negative-positive system and a paper base—not a copper suppor... more

James Dymock

Hill and Adamson (British, active 1843–1848)

Rev. Charles John Brown

Hill and Adamson (British, active 1843–1848)

The Artist and the Grave Digger

Hill and Adamson (British, active 1843–1848)

St. Andrews. The Pends

Hill and Adamson (British, active 1843–1848)

St. Andrews

Hill and Adamson (British, active 1843–1848)

Master Finlay

Hill and Adamson (British, active 1843–1848)

[Man]

Hill and Adamson (British, active 1843–1848)

Bonaly Towers

Hill and Adamson (British, active 1843–1848)

Newhaven Fisherman

Hill and Adamson (British, active 1843–1848)

St. Andrews. North Street, Fishergate

Hill and Adamson (British, active 1843–1848)

George Gilfillan and Samuel Brown

Hill and Adamson (British, active 1843–1848)

The Martyrs' Monument

William Henry Fox Talbot (British, Dorset 1800–1877 Lacock)

Bust of Patroclus

William Henry Fox Talbot (British, Dorset 1800–1877 Lacock)

"Cookie" Miller

Hill and Adamson (British, active 1843–1848)

Mr. and Mrs. John Thomson

Hill and Adamson (British, active 1843–1848)