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Artist:
Fizeau, Hippolyte Louis  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 10.922 cm x 8.382 cm; 4 5/16 in x 3 5/16 in
Object Name:
print
photogravure
Object Type:
Photogravure
Date made:
1841
Description (Brief):
Early photogravure print etched from a daguerreotype, one of a few known examples after the attempts of Niepce. An important work in the history of photomechanical processes.
Location:
Currently not on view
Subject:
Costume  Search this
ID Number:
GA.21058
Catalog number:
21058
Accession number:
238258
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Work and Industry: Graphic Arts
Communications
Art
Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a6-0ffd-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_789990