08 February 2009

A Documentary Art


Still Life with Fruit], 1860
Roger Fenton (British, 1819–1869)
Albumen silver print from glass negative; 13 7/8 x 16 15/16 in. (35.2 x 43.1 cm)
source: http://www.metmuseum.org/TOAH/HD/rfen/ho_2005.100.15.htm




Stillleben mit Hortensien, Holler, Forellengeranien (1854) by Adolphe Braun




Study of Leaves on a Background of Floral Lace, 1864
Charles-Hippolyte Aubry (French, 1811–1877)
Albumen silver print from glass negative; 18 3/8 x 14 1/2 in. (46.7 x 36.7 cm)
source: http://www.metmuseum.org/toah/hd/infp/ho_2004.106.htm








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