Tag: photograph

Gioachino Antonio Rossini (1856)

Nadar (1820-1910) Gioachino Antonio Rossini 1856 Salt print mounted on card, 24.4 x 18.8 cm Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland Rossini (1792–1868) is best known for the 39 operas he completed before his 39th birthday, including The Barber of Seville, Othello,…

Pearly King collecting money for the Empire Day (1935)

Maar, Dora (1907-1997) Pearly King collecting money for the Empire Day 1935 Gelatin silver print on paper, 27.3 × 23.5 cm Tate Britain, London The charitable tradition of Pearly Kings and Queens, which continues today, originated in Victorian London. They evolved…

Charles Baudelaire (c.1854)

Nadar (1820-1910) Charles Baudelaire c.1854 Gelatin silver print, 19.6 x 14.6 cm Princeton University Art Museum, Princeton See also: • Baudelaire, Charles (1821-1867)

Théophile Gautier (c.1865)

Nadar (1820-1910) Théophile Gautier c.1865 Gelatin silver cabinet card print, 14.5 x 10.4 cm Princeton University Art Museum, Princeton See also: • Gautier, Théophile (1811-1872)

Photogramme de femme de profil (c.1935)

Maar, Dora (1907-1997) Photogramme de femme de profil (Photogram of woman in profile) c.1935 Gelatin silver print, 28.5 x 22.5 cm Princeton University Art Museum, Princeton By the time Maar created this image, she was one of the most accomplished camera…

Victor Hugo sur son lit de mort (1885)

Nadar (1820-1910) Victor Hugo sur son lit de mort (Victor Hugo on His Deathbed) 1885 Albumen print, 19.6 x 23.8 cm Toledo Museum of Art, Toledo Compare: Nadar (1820-1910) Victor Hugo sur son lit de mort 1885 Getty Center, Los Angeles     See…