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LL/84291
Carlos Relvas
A selection of photographic backgrounds
1870-1875 (ca)
Photograph
 
House - Studio - Carlos Relvas
inventory number: 00040-001-017
 
LL/84291

1 of 157
LL/84752
Unidentified photographer
Six painted backgrounds
n.d.
Collodion negative
 
Private coillection of Gawain Weaver
 
LL/84752 [Further details available]

2 of 157
LL/83530
Unidentified photographer (probably French)
Landscape studio backgrounds
1870 (ca)
Cabinet card, albumen print
 
Larry Gottheim, Be-hold, Inc
Courtesy of Larry Gottheim - Be-Hold, 27 June 2018, Lot: 20
 
LL/83530 [Further details available]

3 of 157
LL/83531
Unidentified photographer (probably French)
Landscape studio backgrounds
1870 (ca)
Cabinet card, albumen print
 
Larry Gottheim, Be-hold, Inc
Courtesy of Larry Gottheim - Be-Hold, 27 June 2018, Lot: 20
 
LL/83531 [Further details available]

4 of 157
LL/83532
Unidentified photographer (probably French)
Landscape studio backgrounds
1870 (ca)
Cabinet card, albumen print
 
Larry Gottheim, Be-hold, Inc
Courtesy of Larry Gottheim - Be-Hold, 27 June 2018, Lot: 20
 
LL/83532 [Further details available]

5 of 157
LL/83529
Unidentified photographer (probably French)
Landscape studio backgrounds
1870 (ca)
Cabinet card, albumen print
 
Larry Gottheim, Be-hold, Inc
Courtesy of Larry Gottheim - Be-Hold, 27 June 2018, Lot: 20
 
LL/83529 [Further details available]

6 of 157
LL/83646
Unidentified artist
Painted background with two columns, one with flowering vine/creeper, framing a dark void in front of which the subject would be situated
1870-1900s
Background, canvas, cropped
98 x 129 1/2 ins
 
Ebay
Seller: foundphotographs (14 June 2018)
 
LL/83646

7 of 157
LL/89941
 [Attributed to]
Photographic background
1900 (ca)
Background
 
Musée de Bretagne
Inventory no: 979.0015.199
 
LL/89941

8 of 157
LL/89942
 [Attributed to]
Photographic background
1900 (ca)
Background
 
Musée de Bretagne
Inventory no: 978.0087.1
 
LL/89942 [Further details available]

9 of 157
LL/89943
 [Attributed to]
Photographic background
1901, 13 December
Background
 
Musée de Bretagne
Inventory no: 979.0015.200
 
LL/89943 [Further details available]

10 of 157
LL/83814
Kansas City Scenic Co.
Advert for the "Kansas City Scenic Co. 24th & Harrison St. Kansas City, Missouri" - "If You Are In Need Of Scenery And Fail To Write To Us, We Both Lose"
n.d.
Real photo postcard
 
Private collection of Christopher Steiner
 
LL/83814

11 of 157
LL/60783
Russell A. Miller (American, active 1850s-1860s)
Painter and Backdrop
n.d.
Daguerreotype, 1.2 plate
 
Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art
Gift of Hallmark Cards, Inc., 2005.27.19
 
LL/60783

12 of 157
LL/41494
Unidentified photographer
Portrait of a gentleman reading
1840-1865
Daguerreotype, stereo, with applied colouring, left half
8.7 x 17.4 cm
 
FotoMuseum Provincie Antwerpen
www.daguerreobase.org - Daguerreobase no: FMA-P-1973-231
 
LL/41494

13 of 157
LL/55107
Unidentified photographer
Woman in front of painted backdrop, landscape
1840-1860
Daguerreotype, 1/6 plate
 
Harvard University Library
Houghton Library, Department of Printing and Graphic Arts, Harrison D. Horblit Collection of Early Photography, TypDAG2374, Record Identifier: olvwork162883
 
LL/55107 [Further details available]

14 of 157
LL/8165
Unidentified photographer
Relaxed before backdrop scene
n.d.
Ambrotype
 
Larry Gottheim, Be-hold, Inc
Courtesy of Larry Gottheim - Be-Hold (46 / 49)
 
LL/8165

15 of 157
LL/53231
Unidentified photographer
Portrait of an unidentified capain infront of a whaling background
n.d.
Ambrotype, 1/2 plate, cased
 
D. Mortenson Gallery
 
LL/53231

16 of 157
LL/30943
Mother and daughter
n.d.
Ambrotype
 
Christopher Wahren Fine Photographs
Courtesy of Christopher Wahren Fine Photographs (Skylight Gallery Catalog 27, October, 23, 2008 #34)
 
LL/30943 [Further details available]

17 of 157
LL/82127
Julius Vannerson & Samuel Cohner
A Warrior of the Wahpeton Sioux (An-Pi-Tu/To-Ke-Tsha The Other Day)
1858-1859
Salted paper print, from glass negative
7 3/4 x 5 3/4 ins (image)
 
New Orleans Museum of Art (NOMA)
Museum purchase, General Acquisition Fund, Accession #: 78.133
 
LL/82127

18 of 157
LL/58249
Camille Silvy
L'actrice Rosa Csillag dans le rôle d'Orphée
1860
Épreuve non montée, sur papier salé-albuminisé d'après un négatif verre
23.2 x 19.5 cm (irregular)
 
Pierre Bergé & Associés
Une histoire particulière de la photographie Collection de Monsieur et Madame X, 19 March 2015, Lot: 189
 
LL/58249 [Further details available]

19 of 157
LL/79394
Camille Silvy
Rosa Csillag
1860
Albumen print
3 1/4 x 2 1/8 ins (8.4 x 5.5 cm) (image)
 
National Portrait Gallery - NPG
Purchased, 1904, NPG Ax50560
 
LL/79394

20 of 157
LL/77142
Stevenson & McNicoll
Studio portrait of an unidentified young man
1880-1890
Ambrotype
6.5 x 5.3 cm
 
State Library of Victoria
Accession no: H38671
 
LL/77142 [Further details available]

21 of 157
LL/68394
Peter McGill (South Queensferry, West Lothian, Scotland)
Two men in front of a backdrop of the Forth Bridge
1900 (ca)
Tintype, 1/6 plate
 
National Museums Scotland
History of Science, Howarth-Loomes Collection, Museum Reference: IL.2003.44.3.31
 
LL/68394

22 of 157
LL/60343
A.D. Vanderbilt (Barlow Block, Sing Sing, N.Y.)
Two women with elaborate studio set with window
n.d.
Tintype
 
Jeffrey Kraus Antique Photographics
 
LL/60343

23 of 157
LL/82923
Unidentified photographer
Studio portrait of a little boy sitting on a window ledge with real curtains
n.d.
Tintype
 
Private collection of Karen Hendrix
 
LL/82923

24 of 157
LL/82924
Unidentified photographer
Studio portrait of a girl
n.d.
Tintype
 
Private collection of Karen Hendrix
 
LL/82924

25 of 157
LL/69900
Unidentified photographer (American)
Two young women posed in front of studio backdrop, light reflector at side
1890 (ca)
Tintype
9 x 6.3 cm
 
George Eastman Museum
Gift of Stephen Ashley, 2004.0350.0002
 
LL/69900

26 of 157
LL/69091
Unidentified photographer
A photographer and subject in a studio setting
1870s
Tintype, 1/2 plate
 
Swann Galleries - New York
Auction, October 25, 2016, #2426, Lot 301
 
LL/69091

27 of 157
LL/43849
W.H. Pearce
The edge of a painted background
n.d.
Tintype, paper sleeve
 
Private collection
 
LL/43849

28 of 157
LL/83745
Unidentified photographer
Studio portrait of a dog in front of a painted background of a landscape
n.d.
Tintype, 1/4 plate
 
Private collection of Jack and Beverly Wilgus
 
LL/83745

29 of 157
LL/79052
Unidentified photographer
A photographer and sitter on a rough grass floor with an interior background
n.d.
Tintype
 
Private collection of Jack and Beverly Wilgus
 
LL/79052

30 of 157
LL/79053
Unidentified photographer
Family portrait with a board floor and an outdoor background
n.d.
Tintype
 
Private collection of Jack and Beverly Wilgus
 
LL/79053

31 of 157
LL/28228
Unidentified photographer
Up Up and Away - two top-hatted men in a mock balloon draped with flags
n.d.
Tintype
 
Christopher Wahren Fine Photographs
Skylight Gallery (Auction #26)
 
LL/28228 [Further details available]

32 of 157
LL/80381
Unidentified photographer
Four men with a balloon foreground and background
n.d.
Tintype
 
Private collection of Jack and Beverly Wilgus
 
LL/80381

33 of 157
LL/85537
Unidentified photographer
Boy with a submarine studio prop and a nautical background
n.d.
Tintype
 
Private collection of Christopher Steiner
 
LL/85537

34 of 157
LL/60068
Unidentified photographer
You Dirty Boy
n.d.
Tintype
 
Private collection of Randall De Rijk?
 
LL/60068

35 of 157
LL/55309
Baron Raimund von Stillfried
Teacher and student [Japan]
1873 (ca)
Albumen print, from glass plate negative
10.75 x 8.2 ins
 
Archive Farms
 
LL/55309 [Further details available]

36 of 157
LL/77015
Baron Raimund von Stillfried
Two Officers
1876
Albumen print, hand-colouring
23.7 x 19.1 cm
 
State Library of Victoria
Accession no: H95.62/21
 
LL/77015 [Further details available]

38 of 157
LL/67315
Jacques Moulin
Mère et ses deux enfants devant un décor peint, Étude pour peintre
1855 (ca)
Albumen print
21,8 x 16,4 cm
 
Ader Nordmann
2 June 2016, Lot: 18
 
LL/67315

39 of 157
LL/54100
Brigham (Dover, N.H.)
A woman offering an apple to a man in front of an elaborate background
n.d.
Cabinet card
 
Private collection of Billy Parrott
 
LL/54100

40 of 157
LL/69181
Olympe Aguado
Self portrait of Olympe Aguado de las Marismas (1827-1894) in a studio in Paris [autoportrait dans l'atelier a` Paris]
1853-1857 (ca)
Albumen print
 
Bibliothèque Nationale de France, Département des Estampes et de la Photographie
 
LL/69181

41 of 157
LL/78254
Unidentified photographer
Interior view of the photographic studio, Menston Asylum
1901
Gelatin silver print
 
Manchester University - John Rylands Library
Image Number: JRL17092455, Reference Number: VPH.8.29, Creative Commons Attribution-Non Commercial-Share Alike Licence.
 
LL/78254 [Further details available]

42 of 157
LL/79051
H.R. Locke & Co. (Deadwood, SD)
Fee Lee Wong, his wife, their six children, and the family maid, who is standing behind them (Deadwood, South Dakota)
1889-1907 (ca)
Photograph
 
Adams Museum
Courtesy Deadwood History, Inc., Adams Museum Collection, Deadwood, SD. Inventory no: 0072.542.001.
 
LL/79051 [Further details available]

43 of 157
LL/83720
Unidentified photographer
Alexine Tinne in the garden of Lange Voorhout 32, The Hague
1860, July
Albumen print
 
Nationaal Archief of the Netherlands / National Archive of the Netherlands
Collectie 066 De Constant Rebecque, bekijk toegang 2.21.008.01
 
LL/83720

44 of 157
LL/83651
Šechtl & Vosecek
Oldest known existing photograph of teachers and students at Tábor Agriculture School
1870s (late)
Negative
 
Šechtl & Voseček Museum of Photography
desky/deska6648
 
LL/83651 [Further details available]

45 of 157
LL/84966
L. Szacinski (company)
Scene in a photographic studio
1915
Photograph
 
Oslo Museum
Idenbtifier: OB.SZ25488
 
LL/84966

46 of 157
LL/87147
Andreas Sophus Emil Hoffgaard (Denmark)
Unknown sitter
1892, December
Gelatin glass plate
 
Kolding City Archives
 
LL/87147

47 of 157
LL/77769
Louis Pierson
Virginia Oldoini, Countess of Castiglione, with a parasol
1859 (ca)
Albumen print
12 1/2x9 1/2 ins (31.8x24.1 cm)
 
Swann Galleries - New York
19 October 2017 auction, Art of Storytelling, Lot: 13
 
LL/77769 [Further details available]

48 of 157
LL/81545
Louis Pierson
Bal en Costume, Royaume de Belgique
1860 (ca)
Salt print
11 1/2 × 8 3/4 ins (29.21 × 22.23 cm) (image)
 
Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art
Gift of the Hall Family Foundation, Object number: 2013.52.355
 
LL/81545

49 of 157
LL/84301
Josef Jindrich Sechtl
A group of Polish students of the Royal Czech Academy of Agriculture in Tabor [Studio portrait of five men standing in front of a painted background of a winter scene]
1908-1910
Negative
12 x 16.5 cm
 
Šechtl & Voseček Museum of Photography
Id: desky/deska3658
 
LL/84301

50 of 157
LL/84282
Unidentified photographer
Portrait of Ali Sami Aközer [Garden of Imperial School of Engineers, Istanbul]
1890
Photograph
 
Private collection of Engin Ozendes
 
LL/84282 [Further details available]

51 of 157
LL/83734
Unidentified photographer
Studio portrait of a standing man in front of backdrop with another rolled one to his left
n.d.
Wet collodion negative
4 1/4 x 3.5 ins
 
Private collection of James Morley
 
LL/83734

52 of 157
LL/55312
Alphonse De Launay
Mlle Bosquet
1864
Collodion, on glass negative
3.75 x 4.5 ins
 
Archive Farms
 
LL/55312

53 of 157
LL/46228
Félix Bonfils
Musulmans en prière dans la grande mosquée à Damas. Syrie
1880 (ca)
Albumen print
22.5 x 28 cm
 
Photo Verdeau
 
LL/46228

54 of 157
LL/84605
Félix Bonfils
Arcade of the Umayyad Mosque; praying
1870 (ca)
Albumen print, hand-coloured
 
Weltmuseum Wien
Nr.7214, Fotosammlung
 
LL/84605

55 of 157
LL/84376
Unidentified photographer
Studio portrait of a woman standing in from of a background with the Pyramids
1869s (ca)
Gelatin silver print
 
Private collection of Christopher Steiner
 
LL/84376

56 of 157
LL/84195
Zangaki Brothers
Portrait of Female Dancer in Costume and with Thumb Cymbals
1865
Albumen print
 
National Anthropological Archives, National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution
Photo Lot 97 DOE Mid East: Egypt: NM 90351: Gardener/Photo Unk 04027100
 
LL/84195 [Further details available]

57 of 157
LL/84197
Hippolyte Arnoux
nr.1099, Odalisque Almée
1875 (ca)
Albumen print
26 x 20 cm
 
Private collection of Wilfried Vandevelde
 
LL/84197

58 of 157
LL/31333
Felice Beato
Studio portrait of a young Schan girl [junges Schan - Mädchen]
n.d.
Photograph, on card
26,5 x 19 cm (image)
 
Ethnologisches Museum: Staatliche Museen zu Berlin / Ethnological Museum of Berlin)
Preußischer Kulturbesitz, Ident. Nr: VIII C 20250, Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Germany (CC BY-NC-SA 3.0 DE)
 
LL/31333

60 of 157
LL/83601
Gaston Fabre
Banana Vendor, Martinique
1885 (ca)
Albumen print
 
Archive Farms
License © All rights reserved by The Caribbean Photo Archive
 
LL/83601

61 of 157
LL/83796
Unidentified photographer
A bullfighter, posing in front of a painted backdrop of a bullring, in a cobbled courtyard
1900-1925 (ca)
Gelatin silver print
 
Wellcome Collection
Wellcome Library no. 529331i, System no. .b15293312
 
LL/83796

62 of 157
LL/83797
Unidentified photographer
A bullfighter, Rafael Molina Sanchez "Lagartijo", posing in front of a painted backdrop of a bullring crowd, in a cobbled courtyard
1890-1910 (ca)
Photograph
 
Wellcome Collection
Wellcome Library no. 529330i, System no. .b15293300
 
LL/83797

63 of 157
LL/85637
Guillaume Berggren
Whirling Dervish (Dervish Tournear No. 11)
1875 (ca)
Albumen print
13.5 x 10.1 cm
 
Moderna Museet
Purchase 1990, FM 1990 004 052
 
LL/85637

64 of 157
LL/85644
Guillaume Berggren
Watchmen
1875 (ca)
Albumen print
13.6 x 10.3 cm
 
Moderna Museet
Purchase 1990, FM 1990 004 031
 
LL/85644

65 of 157
LL/89701
Unidentified photographer
Portrait of a woman posing in front of a painted backdrop; she wears beaded necklaces and a cloth wrap around her waist; Suriname.
1870s
Carte de visite
 
British Museum
Museum number: Oc,A3.101
 
LL/89701

66 of 157
LL/89705
Unidentified photographer
Portrait of a woman posing in front of a painted backdrop; she wears beaded necklaces and a long patterned cloth wrap around her waist; Suriname.
1870s
Carte de visite
 
British Museum
Museum number: Oc,A3.112
 
LL/89705

67 of 157
LL/84229
Ali Sami Aközer
Adjutant Ahmed Emin, with his photographic equipment [Servili Ahmed Emin]
1886
Albumen print
 
Private collection of Engin Ozendes
 
LL/84229

68 of 157
LL/84276
Carlos Relvas
Self-portrait of Carlos Relvas with his wife Mariana
1888 (ca)
Albumen print
 
Internet - Original source ill-defined
Source requrested.
 
LL/84276

69 of 157
LL/68333
Camille Silvy
Unidentified gentleman wearing a uniform
n.d.
Carte de visite
 
National Museums Scotland
History of Science, Howarth-Loomes Collection, Museum Reference: IL.2003.44.4.1843
 
LL/68333

70 of 157
LL/68906
Unidentified photographer (Russian ?)
Study portrait of KI Gundobin standing infront of a landscape background with steamships
1868
Carte de visite (?)
 
Murom History and Art Museum
Inventory / accession numbers requested.
 
LL/68906

71 of 157
LL/76424
G. Hoogwinkel Jr
Portrait of a girl [Portret van een meisje]
1865
Carte de visite
 
Rijksmuseum
Object no: RP-F-2007-112-63
 
LL/76424 [Further details available]

72 of 157
LL/57283
Unidentified photographer
Sea sickness
n.d.
Carte de visite
 
Private collection of Richard Hart
 
LL/57283

73 of 157
LL/89669
Tai Kung (H. Salzwedel & Co.)
Chinese man holding fan
1900 (ca)
Cabinet card
 
National Gallery of Australia
Purchased 2007, Accession no: NGA 2007.2205
 
LL/89669

74 of 157
LL/62333
J.C. Spooner (Springfield MA)
Caricature of the photographic studio of J.C. Spooner
1860s
Carte de visite
 
Private collection of Jeff Green
 
LL/62333

75 of 157
LL/80168
D.A. Clifford (St. Johnsbury, Vt.)
Studio portrait, with an undersized background, showing two children playing with a sled
n.d.
Carte de visite
 
Private collection of Karen Hendrix
 
LL/80168

76 of 157
LL/84186
Unidentified photographer
[Two children with a camera]
n.d.
Albumen print
 
National Gallery - Thailand
The plate may be in the National Archives of Thailand.
 
LL/84186

77 of 157
LL/84270
G. Støckel (Danish)
Danish photographer G. Støckel (left) in his studio with good friends
1865 (ca)
Albumen print
 
Private collection of Ann Vibeke Knudsen
 
LL/84270 [Further details available]

78 of 157
LL/84369
Šechtl and Vosecek
Ignatius Šechtl on the left with others in front of a background showing the Little Square (Malé námestí) in Prague
1890s (ca)
Negative, varnished
12 x 16.5 cm
 
Šechtl & Voseček Museum of Photography
id: desky / deska2540
 
LL/84369 [Further details available]

79 of 157
LL/61580
Bendann Brothers (Baltimore)
Effects from one Sitting - Brendann Brothers Backgrounds
n.d.
Albumen print
 
Larry Gottheim, Be-hold, Inc
Famous & Seldom Offered Photographs, 22 October 2015, Lot: 9
 
LL/61580 [Further details available]

80 of 157
LL/65708
I.W. Taber
Studio family portrait with a cityscape background
n.d.
Cabinet card
 
Private collection of Gary Bart
 
LL/65708

81 of 157
LL/71458
Dallemagne & Lazerges (French, active 1860s) [Attributed to]
Baron Taylor
1860-1870s (taken) 1900-1930 (print)
Gelatin silver print
8 5/16 x 6 3/8 ins (21.1 x 16.2 cm) (image and sheet)
 
Philadelphia Museum of Art
125th Anniversary Acquisition. The Lynne and Harold Honickman Gift of the Julien Levy Collection, 2001, Accession Number: 2001-62-923
 
LL/71458 [Further details available]

82 of 157
LL/84473
Abelardo Linares (Grenarda, Spain) / McCompany (Madrid, mount) [Attributed to]
Mariano Fernández Santiago, aka "El Príncipe de los Gitanos", or "Chorrojumo"
1897 (ca)
Coillodion POP, glossy, on card mount
 
Atelier Petzval Collection
 
LL/84473

83 of 157
LL/78703
Unidentified photographer
Man on Horseback in front of a Painted Backdrop
1880-1900 (ca)
Albumen print
17.7 x 20.1 cm
 
Rijksmuseum
RP-F-2009-108
 
LL/78703

84 of 157
LL/83704
Carlos Relvas
A man on a horse in front of a painted wall at the studio of Carlos Relvas, Golega, Portugal
n.d.
Ccollodion negative (positive image)
 
House - Studio - Carlos Relvas
 
LL/83704

85 of 157
LL/74579
Unidentified photographer
George S. Cook in his photography studio
1895 (ca)
Gelatin silver print
20.3 × 25.4 cm (8 × 10 ins)
 
George Eastman Museum
Gift of A. Lawrence Kocher, 1980.0237.0001
 
LL/74579

86 of 157
LL/67958
Unidentified photographer
Armed Man in Buckskins Facing Off Against Bear
n.d.
Tintype, 1/2 plate
 
Cowan Auctions, Inc
American History, 1 August 2016, lot: 198
 
LL/67958

87 of 157
LL/49282
Clarisse d'Arcimoles
Air Balloon
[Forget Nostalgia - A Little Theatre of Self]
2012
Colour image
 
Breese Little
 
LL/49282

88 of 157
LL/77242
Chichico Alkmim (beco João Pinto, 86)
Group photograph with background held on the right by Maria Josefina Alkmim (Miquita) wife of the photographer
1910-1920 (ca)
Gelatin silver photograph
8.0 x 13.0 cm
 
Instituto Moreira Salles (IMS)
 
LL/77242

89 of 157
LL/83802
Unidentified photographer
Jacqueline Lamba and Frida Kahlo in Pátzcuaro, Mexico
1938
Gelatin silver print
 
Internet - Original source ill-defined
Courtesy Thames & Hudson
 
LL/83802

90 of 157
LL/90014
Amédée Fleury
Two friends
1900-1950
Glass plate
 
Musée de Bretagne
Licence CC-BY-SA, Inventory no: 992.0041.308
 
LL/90014

91 of 157
LL/83162
Alvan S. Harper (1847-1911)
Laurie A. Perkins posed in Harper's studio, Tallahassee, Florida
1885-1911
Photograph
 
State Archives of Florida
Local call number: Ha00053
 
LL/83162 [Further details available]

92 of 157
LL/89948
Amédée Fleury (31 August 1878 - 29 December 1961)
Studio of Amédée Fleury
1900 (ca)
Black and white photograph
 
Musée de Bretagne
Licence CC-BY-SA, Inventory no: 992.0041.205
 
LL/89948

93 of 157
LL/84757
Bernabée (Mechelen)
Aloïs Moons on a motorcycle in front of a painted background
1925
Gelatin silver print
 
Private collection of Wilfried Vandevelde
 
LL/84757

94 of 157
LL/86012
Unidentified photographer
A makeshift outdoor photo studio
n.d.
Glass negative
8 x 10 ins
 
Private collection of Christopher Steiner
 
LL/86012

95 of 157
LL/87119
Hugh Mangum (1877-1922)
Untitled
1890-1922 (ca)
Glass plate negative
 
Duke University
The Hugh Mangum Photographs were received by the David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library as a gift in 1986., Identifier: hmpgp01436, duke:5929
 
LL/87119 [Further details available]

96 of 157
LL/86641
John Thomson
Manchu lady and child [Beijing]
1869
Glass photonegative, wet collodion, stereograph
 
Wellcome Collection
System no..b11775282, Creative Commons Attribution (CC BY 4.0) terms and conditions, ttps://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0
 
LL/86641 [Further details available]

97 of 157
LL/87680
John Thomson
Femme tartare et son enfant
[21 phot. de Chine et de Hong-Kong en 1871]
1871 (publication)
Albumen print
 
Bibliothèque Nationale de France, Département des Estampes et de la Photographie
département Société de Géographie, SG WD-90, Identifier: ark:/12148/btv1b53174383t, 6 of 21
 
LL/87680

98 of 157
LL/86663
Nadar
Théâtre des Nouveautés
1888
Negative
 
Médiathèque de l'architecture et du patrimoine
Dist Rmn, © Donation Félix Nadar
 
LL/86663

99 of 157
LL/83737
Michael Nash
Warsaw, Poland [Street photographer using a background to hide the bombed out buildings of the Second World War]
1946
Gelatin silver print
 
Internet - Original source ill-defined
 
LL/83737

100 of 157
LL/60023
Michael Nash
Warsaw [Street photographer using a background to hide the bombed out buildings of the Second World War]
1946, November
Gelatin silver print
 
Internet - Original source ill-defined
 
LL/60023

101 of 157
LL/83738
Michael Nash / Olga Shirnina
Warsaw, Poland (Colourized)
1946 (taken)
Gelatin silver print, digitally colourized
 
Internet - Original source ill-defined
© Michael Nash (AP) © Olga Shirnina - colorization
 
LL/83738

102 of 157
LL/83643
Ellen Auerbach
One of many photographers before one of many churches, in Villa de Guadalupe
1956
Gelatin silver print
9 x 7 1/2 ins (23 x 19 cm)
 
Internet - Original source ill-defined
Doyle New York, New York, NY, US, 14 June 2018, Lot: 54
 
LL/83643

103 of 157
LL/69939
Unidentified photographer
Edward Weston and Tina Modotti, Mexico
1924, August
Gelatin silver print
14.8 x 10.1 cm
 
George Eastman Museum
Museum accession, 1974.0061.0096
 
LL/69939

104 of 157
LL/69940
Unidentified photographer
Edward Weston and Tina Modotti, Mexico
1924, August
Gelatin silver print
15.3 x 10.1 cm
 
George Eastman Museum
Museum accession, 1974.0061.0097
 
LL/69940

105 of 157
LL/69941
Unidentified photographer
Edward Weston and Tina Modotti, Mexico
1924, August
Gelatin silver print
14.5 x 10.1 cm
 
George Eastman Museum
Museum accession, 1974.0061.0098A
 
LL/69941

106 of 157
LL/67559
Unidentified photographer
Studio portrait of a woman in Western clothing
n.d.
Gelatin silver print
 
Collection of Brad Feuerhelm
 
LL/67559

107 of 157
LL/84367
Unidentified photographer
Studio portrait of a standing man in front of a background painted over the walls and door
n.d.
Cabinet card
 
Private collection of James V. Burke
 
LL/84367

108 of 157
LL/83800
Joseph Judd Pennell
Bronco Busters Group (four Men, One Woman)
1904
Glass negative
5 x 7 ins
 
University of Kansas, Kenneth Spencer Research Library
Repository ID: RH PH Pennell : print 1288 : box 31 : Pennell number 317E, Record ID: ksrl_kc_02083_rhmf116.3_1288_000_0
 
LL/83800

109 of 157
LL/80551
Unidentified photographer (Louisville, KY)
Studio portrait of a standing man in front of a painted background of a street scene
1920 (ca)
Real photo postcard
 
Private collection of Eva Allen
 
LL/80551

110 of 157
LL/84520
Bronislaw Piotr Pilsudski
Two men from Mongolia [2 Männer aus Mongol]
1900 ca)
Photograph
 
Weltmuseum Wien
Nr. 10033, Fotosammlung
 
LL/84520

111 of 157
LL/59919
Costica Acsinte
Untitled [Two men with an aeroplane foreground and background]
1930-1950 (ca)
Gelatin silver, on glass negative
9 x 12 cm
 
Ialomita County Museum
 
LL/59919

112 of 157
LL/86101
Oscar Kramer (Vienna)
Studio portrait of two children in a Venetian gondola setting
n.d.
Carte de visite
 
Private collection of Dr. Adrian-Silvan Ionescu
 
LL/86101

113 of 157
LL/69331
Atlantic Photo Studio (917 Boardwalk, Atlantic City, New Jersey)
Souvenir folder for the Atlantic Photo Studio - A couple with a prop horse and buggy
1950s
Souvenir photograph
 
Private collection of William Jones
 
LL/69331

114 of 157
LL/60777
Funny Foto Studo
A man and a woman posing behind a funny foreground
n.d.
Gelatin silver print, mounted
 
Private collection of David Brown
 
LL/60777

115 of 157
LL/84380
NPG (publisher, Germany)
Studio portrait of a standing woman in front of a bar background
1910 (ca)
Postcard
 
Private collection of John Toohey
 
LL/84380

116 of 157
LL/67355
Unidentified photographer
A photo arcade portrait of two people with a strong man foregound
n.d.
Polaroid
 
Private collection of Florian Vigneron
Courtesy of Ace Snapshots (22 May 2016)
 
LL/67355

117 of 157
LL/54441
Lejaren à Hiller
Men posed in front of studio background with ship
1950 (ca)
Carbro print
 
George Eastman Museum
Gift of 3m Foundation, ex-collection Louis Walton Sipley
 
LL/54441

118 of 157
LL/61832
Beaumont Newhall
Street Photographer, Chichicastenango, Guatemala
1965
Dye-transfer print
 
Ohio University
Kennedy Museum of Art, Press release (2003)
 
LL/61832 [Further details available]

119 of 157
LL/43554
Osama Esid (Syrian, born 1970)
The Fantastic Jawa
2008
Gelatin silver print, hand-coloured, by the artist
60.4 x 52 cm (23 3/4 x 20 1/2 ins)
 
Bonhams - Dubai
Sale 18633 - Photographs and Orientalist Art, 13 Apr 2011, Lot: 63
 
LL/43554 [Further details available]

120 of 157
LL/55089
Alan Griffiths
Photography studio with backdrop, Glenbow Museum, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
2014, July
Digital colour image
 
Provided by the artist - Alan Griffiths
 
LL/55089

121 of 157
LL/84173
Foto Lux
Workers for galeria Foto Lux [Dependentes de la galeria Foto Lux]
1929
Photograph
 
Centre de Recerca i Difusió de la Imatge - CDRI
Ajuntament de Girona. CRDI (Foto Lux) , RG 085829, Creative Commons
 
LL/84173 [Further details available]

122 of 157
LL/84799
Alex A. Acolatse
Self-portrait with balustrade and hanging
1910s
Glass, emulsion
9 1/2 x 7 1/2 ins (24.1 x 19.1 cm)
 
Metropolitan Museum of Art
Gift of Susan Mullin Vogel, 2015, Accession Number: 2015.499.32
 
LL/84799 [Further details available]

123 of 157
LL/61690
Oumar Ka
Two Women in Front of a Thatch-Roof House [Senegal]
1959-1968 (taken) 2015 (print)
Inkjet print
 
Metropolitan Museum of Art
Visual Resource Archive, Department of the Arts of Africa, Oceania, and the Americas, Accession Number: N.A.2015.14
 
LL/61690 [Further details available]

124 of 157
LL/61689
Alex A. Acolatse
Group portrait [Togo]
1900-1920 (taken) 2015 (print)
Inkjet print, from glass negative
 
Metropolitan Museum of Art
Anonymous gift, in honor of Agamah Ayao, to the Visual Resource Archive, Department of the Arts of Africa, Oceania, and the Americas, Accession Number: N.A.2015.7
 
LL/61689 [Further details available]

126 of 157
LL/69906
Nickolas Muray
The market in Pietermaritzburg, South Africa, proudly presents a photographer whose stock in trade includes elaborate backgrounds for those who wish them.
1957
Gelatin silver print
26.5 x 34 cm (image) 28 x 35.5 cm (mount)
 
George Eastman Museum
Gift of Mrs. Nickolas Muray, 1974.0237.0243
 
LL/69906

127 of 157
LL/81450
Robert Doisneau
Photographie Aerienne
1950
Gelatin silver print
10 1/4 x 9 7/8 ins (26.04 x 25.08 cm) (overall)
 
Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art
Gift of Hallmark Cards, Inc., Object number: 2005.27.2634
 
LL/81450

128 of 157
LL/81618
Peter Stackpole
Photographer honing in on servicemen posing with his hired girls to get photo prints he can produce in 5 minutes because he uses fast drying paper, at Broadway sidewalk photo studio
1944
Gelatin silver print
13 7/16 x 9 1/8 in (34.1 x 23.2 cm) (image)
 
International Center of Photography (ICP)
The LIFE Magazine Collection, 2005, Accession No. 1483.2005
 
LL/81618

129 of 157
LL/84922
Unidentified photographer
The "Pitchur Gallery" at Knott's Berry Farm
1950s
Gelatin silver print
 
Orange County Archives
 
LL/84922 [Further details available]

130 of 157
LL/84923
Floyd Edgar Quick (1877-1962)
Fairground Tent Studio of Floyd Edgar Quick, Bellaire, Ohio
1910, 25 May
Gelatin silver print
 
Private collection of Christopher Steiner
 
LL/84923 [Further details available]

131 of 157
LL/81698
Henri Cartier-Bresson
Street photographer in the old city Delhi, India
1966
Gelatin silver print
 
Internet - Original source ill-defined
Current source requested.
 
LL/81698

132 of 157
LL/78227
Unidentified photographer
Irving Penn at work in Cuzco
1948
Gelatin silver print
 
Private collection
Promised gift to the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
 
LL/78227 [Further details available]

133 of 157
LL/67063
Unidentified photographer
Studio portrait of a young African-American child in front of a domestic background
n.d.
Gelatin silver print
 
Private collection of William Jones
 
LL/67063

134 of 157
LL/67064
Unidentified photographer
Studio portrait of an African-American baby in front of a domestic background
n.d.
Gelatin silver print
 
Private collection of William Jones
 
LL/67064

135 of 157
LL/80550
Unidentified photographer
Studio portrait of four sailors in front of a painted background of a theme park
n.d.
Real photo postcard
 
Private collection of Eva Allen
 
LL/80550

136 of 157
LL/84021
Unidentified photographer
Two women washing a floor in front of a painted background
1904-1918
Real photo postcard
 
Private collection of Christopher Steiner
 
LL/84021 [Further details available]

137 of 157
LL/86205
Unidentified photographer
A group portrait using two different foregrounds and backgrounds, Estonia
1930s-1940s
Gelatin silver print
 
Private collection of Christopher Steiner
 
LL/86205

138 of 157
LL/90013
Amédée Fleury
Photographic studio of Amédée Fleury
1900-1925 (ca)
Postcard
 
Musée de Bretagne
Licence CC-BY-SA, Inventory no: 992.0041.4
 
LL/90013

139 of 157
LL/83253
Unidentified photographer
Presenter Júlia Kudlik in the studio of MTV's Delta, Budapest, Hungary
1970
Photograph
 
FOTO:Fortepan
www.fortepan.hu (Accessed: May 2018), Id: 56546, Donor: Rádió És Televízió Újság
 
LL/83253

140 of 157
LL/84773
James Barnor
Everything In My Hand I Bring
1953 (ca)
Black and white photograph
 
Victoria and Albert Museum
Supported by the National Lottery through the Heritage Lottery Fund, Museum no. E.105-2012. © James Barnor
 
LL/84773

141 of 157
LL/57331
Philip K. Apagya
Akwabe - Welcome
1996 (taken)
Chromogenic print
70 x 50 cm
 
Fifty One Fine Art Photography
 
LL/57331

142 of 157
LL/59910
Brendan Bannon
Peter Otieno Olendo owner of the Lens Photo Studio, Kibera, Nairobi, Kenya
[Daily Dispatches - Vx Nairobi 2]
2011
Colour photograph
 
Provided by the artist - Brendan Bannon
 
LL/59910 [Further details available]

143 of 157
LL/84167
Akshay Mahajan (photographer) Mohammed Altaf (background artist, Bhopal)
Untitled
[The Begums of Bhopal]
2013
Colour photograph
 
Provided by the artist - Akshay Mahajan
 
LL/84167 [Further details available]

144 of 157
LL/84247
Arthur Crestani
Untitled (Gurgaon, India)
[Bad City Dreams]
2017, March
Colour photograph
 
Provided by the artist - Arthur Crestani
 
LL/84247

145 of 157
LL/61834
Unknown artist
Studio backdrop
1993
Colour photograph
 
Ohio University
Kennedy Museum of Art, Press release (2003)
 
LL/61834 [Further details available]

146 of 157
LL/80545
David LaChapelle
The Morning After, New York
1999
Cibachrome print
4 1/2 x 23 ins (36.8 x 58.4 cm)
 
Sotheby's - New York
A Beautiful Life: Photographs from the collection of Leland Hirsch, 10 April 2018, Lot: 49
 
LL/80545

147 of 157
LL/85045
Gatle Rothschild
The Bride and Groom, Just Married!, City Hall, Office of the City Clerk, NYC
2011, 4 Fabruary
Colour photograph
 
Private collection
 
LL/85045

148 of 157
LL/84048
Bálint Flesch
Photographic studio with background, Mai Mano house, Budapest, Hungary
2018 (or earlier)
Colour photograph
 
Private collection of Bálint Flesch?
 
LL/84048

149 of 157
LL/74208
Paola Guerriero (background artist)
Background painting of a rural setting
2017 (or earlier)
Photograph
 
Private collection of Paola Guerriero
 
LL/74208 [Further details available]

150 of 157
LL/84038
Dr. Margit Zara Krpata
A studio background being used in an exhibition in Germany
2010
Colour photograph
 
Private collection of Dr. Margit Zara Krpata
 
LL/84038

151 of 157
LL/82284
Robert Szabo
Outdoor photography setup of Robert Szabo at Blenheim House, Fairfax, Virginia
2018, 28 April
Colour photograph
 
Provided by the artist - Robert Szabo
 
LL/82284

152 of 157
LL/82149
Oliver Wasow
Sula
2013
Archival inkjet
30 x 29 ins (76.2 x 50.8 cm)
 
Provided by the artist - Oliver Wasow
OW-0039
 
LL/82149

153 of 157
LL/84734
Sarah Moon
Illustration for Charles Perrault & Sarah Moon, 1983, Little Red Riding Hood, (Creative Editions)
1983
Book illustration
 
Internet - Original source ill-defined
 
LL/84734 [Further details available]

154 of 157
LL/83741
Annie Leibovitz
Mikhaïl Baryshnikov and musician Linda Dowdell, White Oak Dance
1990
Black and white photograph
16.4 x 13.25 ins (41.66 x 33.66 cm)
 
Internet - Original source ill-defined
Source requested - www.paddle8.com
 
LL/83741 [Further details available]

155 of 157
LL/73988
Julie Blackmon
Fake Weather
2017
Colour photograph
 
Provided by the artist - Julie Blackmon
 
LL/73988

156 of 157
LL/5652
David LaChapelle
Posing for Postcards
n.d.
C-print
20 x 24
 
Staley+Wise Gallery
 
LL/5652

157 of 157
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Contents - Themes & Fragments
Actors - Introduction to actors
Advertising - Advertising photography
Africa - Alexandrine Tinne (1835-1869)
Africa - Early photography in West Africa
Africa - Introduction to photography in Africa
Agricultural and pastoral - Horses
Air transportation - Airplanes
Air transportation - Studio backgrounds and foregrounds: Aircraft
Air transportation - Studio backgrounds and foregrounds: Balloons
Airplanes - Airplanes
Airplanes - Studio backgrounds and foregrounds: Aircraft
Albumen prints - Albumen prints: Ethnic and traditional costumes
Albumen prints - Albumen prints: Occupationals
Alternate personalities and questioning identity - Louis Pierson: Countess of Castiglione
Amateur photography - Alexandrine Tinne (1835-1869)
Ambrotypes - Ambrotypes: Backgrounds
Ambrotypes - Ambrotypes: Portrait
Ambrotypes - Examples of ambrotypes
Anthropology and ethnology - Bronislaw Piotr Pilsudski: Anthropological research in Eastern Asia
Antigua and Barbuda - Introduction to photography in the Caribbean
Archaeology - Egypt: The Pyramids of Giza
Art - Photographs that are stylistically similar to paintings
Artists - Introduction to artists
Astronomy - The moon as a symbol
Backgrounds and foregrounds - Ambrotypes: Backgrounds
Backgrounds and foregrounds - Background holders and supports
Backgrounds and foregrounds - Backgrounds used in nineteenth century photographic studios
Backgrounds and foregrounds - Backgrounds: Landscapes
Backgrounds and foregrounds - Backgrounds: Street photographers
Backgrounds and foregrounds - Backgrounds: Transportation
Backgrounds and foregrounds - Clarisse d'Arcimoles: Forget Nostalgia - A Little Theatre of Self (2012)
Backgrounds and foregrounds - Conclusions to backgrounds and foregrounds
Backgrounds and foregrounds - Foregrounds
Backgrounds and foregrounds - Foregrounds: Windows
Backgrounds and foregrounds - How Nineteenth Century Studios used backgrounds
Backgrounds and foregrounds - Introduction to backgrounds and foregrounds
Backgrounds and foregrounds - Painters of backgrounds
Backgrounds and foregrounds - Philip K. Apagya: Aspirational backgrounds in studio portraiture
Backgrounds and foregrounds - Real Photo Postcards: Backgrounds and foregrounds
Backgrounds and foregrounds - Salt prints: Backgrounds
Backgrounds and foregrounds - Studio backgrounds and foregrounds: Aircraft
Backgrounds and foregrounds - Studio backgrounds and foregrounds: Balloons
Backgrounds and foregrounds - Studio backgrounds and foregrounds: Boats
Backgrounds and foregrounds - Studio backgrounds and foregrounds: Cars
Backgrounds and foregrounds - Studio painted backgrounds for daguerreotypes
Backgrounds and foregrounds - Tintypes: Backgrounds and foregrounds
Bahamas - Introduction to photography in the Caribbean
Balloons, airships and dirigibles - Studio backgrounds and foregrounds: Balloons
Barbados - Introduction to photography in the Caribbean
Bermuda - Introduction to photography in the Caribbean
Boats, canoes and kayaks - Studio backgrounds and foregrounds: Boats
Bon Tons - W.H. Pearce: The Algonquin Bon Ton Tent
Burkina Faso - Introduction to photography in Burkina Faso
Burma - Burmese
Burma - Felice Beato: Burma: Portraits
Cabinet cards - Cabinet cards: Portraits
Camera stands and tripods - Camera stands and tripods
Cameras - Historical changes in the size of cameras
Cars - Studio backgrounds and foregrounds: Cars
Carte de visite - Carte de visites: Ethnic and traditional costumes
Carte de visite - Carte de visites: Humour
Carte de visite - Carte de visites: Military
Carte de visite - Carte de visites: Occupations and roles
Carte de visite - Carte de visites: Photographica
Children - The "helping hand", "hidden mother" and "hidden father" portraits
China - Chinese
Cityscapes - Urban - Conclusions to cityscapes and the urban context
Columns, plinths and pedestals - Props, accessories and novelties: Columns, plinths and pedestals
Composition - Backgrounds: Transportation
Composition - Clarisse d'Arcimoles: Forget Nostalgia - A Little Theatre of Self (2012)
Composition - Foregrounds
Composition - Foregrounds: Windows
Composition - Introduction to backgrounds and foregrounds
Composition - Studio painted backgrounds for daguerreotypes
Cuba - Introduction to photography in the Caribbean
Czech Republic - Introduction to photography in the Czech Republic
Daguerreotypes - Daguerreotypes: Occupations and roles
Daguerreotypes - Painted daguerreotypes
Daguerreotypes - Stereo daguerreotypes
Daguerreotypes - Studio painted backgrounds for daguerreotypes
Dancers - Dancers
Denmark - Introduction to photography in Denmark
Domesticated animals - Dogs
Domesticated animals - Horses
Dominica - Introduction to photography in the Caribbean
Egypt - Egypt: The Pyramids of Giza
Estonia - Introduction to photography in Estonia
Ethnic and traditional costumes - Albumen prints: Ethnic and traditional costumes
Ethnic and traditional costumes - Carte de visites: Ethnic and traditional costumes
Expeditions and exploration - Alexandrine Tinne (1835-1869)
Experimental and manipulated photography - Introduction to experimental and manipulated photography
Fabricated realities - Introduction to backgrounds and foregrounds
Fabricated realities - Introduction to fabricated realities
Fauna - Props, accessories and novelties: Horses
France - Robert Doisneau: Humanistic photography
Fruits - Introduction to fruits
Genre studies - Examples of genre studies
Ghana - James Barnor: Studio portraits
Ghana - Philip K. Apagya: Aspirational backgrounds in studio portraiture
Grenada - Introduction to photography in the Caribbean
Hand-painted photographs - Painted daguerreotypes
Hands - The "helping hand", "hidden mother" and "hidden father" portraits
Humour - Carte de visites: Humour
Ice and snow - The simulation of snow and ice in portrait studios
India - Introduction to photography in India
Interiors of photographic studios - Backgrounds used in nineteenth century photographic studios
Interiors of photographic studios - Illustrations of the interiors of nineteenth century photographic shops and studios
Interiors of photographic studios - Photographs of the interiors of photographic shops and studios
Interiors of photographic studios - The "helping hand", "hidden mother" and "hidden father" portraits
Interiors of photographic studios - The simulation of snow and ice in portrait studios
Islam - Islam
Itinerant photographers - Hugh Mangum (1877-1922): Itinerant photographer
Jamaica - Introduction to photography in the Caribbean
Japan - Baron Raimund von Stillfried: Japan: Portraits
Japan - Geishas
Japan - Japan: Martial arts
Japan - Japan: Mt. Fuji
Japan - Japan: Mt. Fuji as a background motif
Japan - Japanese
Japan - Samurai
Jules Verne: Around the World in Eighty Days - Baron Raimund von Stillfried: Japan: Portraits
Jules Verne: Around the World in Eighty Days - Chinese
Jules Verne: Around the World in Eighty Days - Geishas
Jules Verne: Around the World in Eighty Days - Introduction to photography in India
Jules Verne: Around the World in Eighty Days - Japanese
Jules Verne: Around the World in Eighty Days - Native Americans
Jules Verne: Around the World in Eighty Days - Samurai
Land transportation - Motorcycles and scooters
Land transportation - Studio backgrounds and foregrounds: Cars
Leisure - Leisure: Playing cards
Leisure - Leisure: Reading
Marketing - Marketing: Studio daybooks, sitters' books, sample books and sample boards
Military - Carte de visites: Military
Military - Introduction to military portraits
Military - Samurai
Motorcycles and scooters - Motorcycles and scooters
Mt. Fuji - Japan: Mt. Fuji
Mt. Fuji - Japan: Mt. Fuji as a background motif
Musicians - Pianos
Native Americans - Native Americans
Nature - Props, accessories and novelties: Trees and stumps
Negatives - Alphonse De Launay: Negative and positive glass plates
Occupational - Albumen prints: Occupationals
Occupational - Carte de visites: Occupations and roles
Occupational - Daguerreotypes: Occupations and roles
Occupational - Guillaume Berggren: Occupationals
Occupational - Introduction to occupationals
Occupational - Sailors
Occupations and roles - Carte de visites: Occupations and roles
Occupations and roles - Daguerreotypes: Occupations and roles
Occupations and roles - Geishas
Occupations and roles - Introduction to occupationals
Occupations and roles - Samurai
Painting on photographs - Painted daguerreotypes
Paris - Photographic studios of Paris
Paris - Robert Doisneau: Humanistic photography
Patriotism - Flags
Peoples of the world - Albumen prints: Ethnic and traditional costumes
Peoples of the world - Carte de visites: Ethnic and traditional costumes
Peoples of the world - Dervishes
Peoples of the world - Japanese
Peru - Introduction to photography in Peru
Peru - Irving Penn: Peru
Pets - Dogs
Photographers - Illustrations of people taking photographs
Photographers - Photographs of people taking photographs
Photographic studios - Illustrations of the interiors of nineteenth century photographic shops and studios
Photographic studios - Photographs of the interiors of photographic shops and studios
Portrait - Ambrotypes: Portrait
Portrait - Cabinet cards: Portraits
Portrait - Daguerreotypes: Occupations and roles
Portrait - Introduction to the portrait
Portrait - Salt prints: Portraits
Portrait - The "helping hand", "hidden mother" and "hidden father" portraits
Portrait - Tintypes: Portraits
Portugal - Introduction to photography in Portugal
Props - Nineteenth century Photographic Studios - Properties, accessories and novelties
Props - Props, accessories and novelties: Columns, plinths and pedestals
Props - Props, accessories and novelties: Horses
Props - Props, accessories and novelties: Steps and staircases
Props - Props, accessories and novelties: Toys
Puerto Rico - Introduction to photography in the Caribbean
Real photo postcards - Introduction to real photo postcards
Real photo postcards - Introduction to real photo postcards
Real photo postcards - Real Photo Postcards: Backgrounds and foregrounds
Reflectors - Reflectors
Religions - Islam
Remnants of the Ancient and Classical world - Egypt: The Pyramids of Giza
Rustic fences, gates, trees and stumps - Props, accessories and novelties: Trees and stumps
Saint Kitts and Nevis - Introduction to photography in the Caribbean
Saint Lucia - Introduction to photography in the Caribbean
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines - Introduction to photography in the Caribbean
Salt prints - Salt prints: Backgrounds
Salt prints - Salt prints: Portraits
Sample books and sample boards - Marketing: Studio daybooks, sitters' books, sample books and sample boards
Scotland - Scotland: Forth Bridge
Self-portraits - Clarisse d'Arcimoles: Forget Nostalgia - A Little Theatre of Self (2012)
Senegal - Introduction to photography in Senegal
Senegal - Oumar Ka: Portraits from Senegal
Snapshots - Introduction to snapshots
Social outsiders - Native Americans
Spain - Introduction to photography in Spain
Sports and pastimes - Leisure: Playing cards
Sports and pastimes - Leisure: Reading
Staircases - Props, accessories and novelties: Steps and staircases
Stereoviews, stereographs and stereocards - Stereo daguerreotypes
Still life - Still life: Chairs
Street - Backgrounds: Street photographers
Street photographers - Backgrounds: Street photographers
Street photographers - Street photographers
Street: Classic French examples - Robert Doisneau: Humanistic photography
Studio lighting - Reflectors
Studio necessities - Backgrounds used in nineteenth century photographic studios
Studio necessities - The moon as a symbol
Studio necessities - The simulation of snow and ice in portrait studios
Suriname - Introduction to photography in Suriname
Suriname - Unidentified photographer: Suriname: Carte de visites (1870s)
Syria - Syrian Arab Republic - Introduction to photography in Syria
Syria - Syrian Arab Republic - Syrians
The Pyramids and the Sphinx - Egypt: The Pyramids of Giza
Tintypes - Paper sleeves and card mounts for tintypes
Tintypes - Tintypes: Backgrounds and foregrounds
Tintypes - Tintypes: Examples
Tintypes - Tintypes: Photographers
Tintypes - Tintypes: Photographica
Tintypes - Tintypes: Portraits
Tintypes - W.H. Pearce: The Algonquin Bon Ton Tent
Togo - Alex A. Acolatse: Studio portraits
Toys - Props, accessories and novelties: Toys
Transportation - Backgrounds: Transportation
Trees - Props, accessories and novelties: Trees and stumps
Trinidad and Tobago - Introduction to photography in the Caribbean
Turkey - Guillaume Berggren: Occupationals
Turkey - Introduction to photography in Turkey
Venice - Venice
Vernacular - Introduction to vernacular photography
Water transportation - Studio backgrounds and foregrounds: Boats
Water transportation - Submarines
Women photographers - Alexandrine Tinne (1835-1869)


 
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