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LL/69848
John Shaw Smith
Head of the Sphinx at Giza
1852, February
Calotype negative
17.5 x 22.8 cm (irreg.)
 
George Eastman Museum
Gift of Alden Scott Boyer, 1981.1683.0159
 
LL/69848

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LL/70028
François Joseph Edouard de Campigneules
La Grande Pyramide et le Sphinx, Ghiseh
1858
Waxed paper negative
26.6 x 33 cm
 
Millon et Asocies
Photographies collections & propositions François Joseph Edouard de Campigneules, 8 November 2016, Lot: 1
 
LL/70028 [Further details available]

2 of 54
LL/69028
Unidentified photographer
The Great Pyramid and Sphinx of Giza
1850 (ca)
Ambrotype
 
Swann Galleries - New York
Auction, October 25, 2016, #2426, Lot 2
 
LL/69028 [Further details available]

3 of 54
LL/43446
Félix Bonfils
Le sphynx et les pyramides de Cheffren et Mycérinus
1880 (ca)
Albumen print, hand-coloured
 
Private collection of Jan Weijers (Servatius)
 
LL/43446

4 of 54
LL/69177
Félix Teynard
Djîzeh (Nécropole de Memphis), Sphinx et Pyramides
1851-1852 (taken) 1853-1854 (print)
Salted paper print, from paper negative, Imprimerie Photographique de H. de Fonteny et Cie
23.9 x 30.0 cm. (9 7/16 x 11 13/16 ins)
 
Metropolitan Museum of Art
Purchase, Lila Acheson Wallace Gift, 1976, Accession Number: 1976.607.8
 
LL/69177

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LL/40272
C.H. Graves (Copyright)
13. The Sphynx and Pyramid of Cheops. Egypt.
1903 (copyright)
Stereoview, detail
 
Jefferson Stereoptics
Aucton #10-3, Lot: 52
 
LL/40272 [Further details available]

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LL/30604
Félix Bonfils
La Sphinx
1875 (ca)
Albumen print from glass plate negative
21 x 27 cm (image) 34 x 43 cm (modern mount)
 
Private Collection of Robert G. Hill, Toronto, Ont.
www.hillcollection.com - Acc: 600
 
LL/30604 [Further details available]

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LL/68616

Le Sphinx (Die Große Sphinx von Gizeh)
[Le Caire pittoresque, plate 54]
1875 (ca)
Albumen print, printed mount
 
Austrian National Library - Österreichische Nationalbibliothek
Inventory number: FKB *2886, 54
 
LL/68616 [Further details available]

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LL/57360
Hippolyte Arnoux
Le sphinx
1890 (ca)
Albumen print
28 x 22 cm
 
Interencheres - Lyon
14 January 2014, Tresors de la Photographie, Lot: 588
 
LL/57360

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LL/84331
Hippolyte Arnoux
The Sphinx at Giza before Excavation
1886 (before)
Albumen print
8 7/8 × 11 1/8 ins (22.5 × 28.3 cm)
 
Detroit Institute of Arts Museum
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Edgar B. Whitcomb, Accession Number: 1988.118
 
LL/84331

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LL/50391
Maxime Du Camp
Le Sphinx, Egypt Moyenne
1849-1850 (ca)
Salted paper print
21 x 15 cm
 
George Eastman Museum
Gift of G. C. Monkhouse
 
LL/50391

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LL/70761
John Beasly Greene
Sphinx and Pyramid, Giza
1853-1854
Waxed paper negative, with applied pigment
24.4 x 31.3 cm
 
Hans P. Kraus, Jr., Inc.
 
LL/70761 [Further details available]

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LL/40919
John Beasly Greene
The Sphinx
1853 (ca)
Salted paper print from waxed paper negative
23.20 x 29.60 cm (9 1/8 x 11 5/8 ins) (image)
 
Cleveland Museum of Art
Norman O. Stone and Ella A. Stone Memorial Fund, Accession No.: 2009.277
 
LL/40919

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LL/57712
Jacob August Lorent
The Sphinx
1859-1860
Photograph
 
Creative Commons - Wikipedia
 
LL/57712

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LL/11941
Félix Bonfils
Le Sphynx / the Sphynx / Die Sphinx
[Vues de Tout l'Orient par Bonfils Phot. A Alais (Gard) - AlaisTyp. Lith. A. Brugueirolle & Cie]
1870s
Albumen print
38.8 cm x 28.6 cm (15 1/4 x 11 1/4 in) on 62.5 cm x 48,5 cm (25 x 18 3/4 in) mount
 
Private collection of Thomas Weynants
 
LL/11941

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LL/62638
Francis Frith
Pyramid & Sphinx
1858 (ca)
Albumen print
6 x 8 ins (15.2 x 20.3 cm)
 
Heritage Auctions
13 November 2015, Lot: 74281
 
LL/62638 [Further details available]

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LL/7355
Francis Frith
The Great Pyramid and the Great Sphinx
1858
Albumen print
15 9/16 x 19 5/16 in
 
J. Paul Getty Museum
The J. Paul Getty Trust (84.XM.633.12)
 
LL/7355

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LL/21196
Francis Frith
The Sphynx and the Great Pyramid, Geezeh
[Sinai, Palestine, The Nile]
1857 (ca, taken) 1863 (ca, printed)
Albumen print
16.2 x 22.9 cm
 
George Eastman Museum
Courtesy of George Eastman House, Gift of Alden Scott Boyer (76:0281:0048)
 
LL/21196 [Further details available]

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LL/69124
Francis Frith
The Sphynx and Great Pyramid, Geezeh
1857
Albumen silver print, from glass negative
 
Metropolitan Museum of Art
David Hunter McAlpin Fund, 1966, Accession Number: 66.640.2.6
 
LL/69124

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LL/76229
Francis Frith
The Great Pyramids and head of Sphinx
[Egypt, Nubia, and Ethiopia, illustrated by one hundred Stereoscopic photographs]
1862 (published)
Albumen print, stereo
 
St. Andrews University Library, Special Collections / The Photographic Collection
Photo DT47.F8
 
LL/76229 [Further details available]

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LL/13071
Frank Good [Attributed to]
The Sphinx and Large Pyramid
1870 (ca)
Albumen print
6 x 8 in (15x20 cm)
 
Christopher Wahren Fine Photographs
Courtesy of Christopher Wahren Fine Photographs (gd40.643)
 
LL/13071 [Further details available]

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LL/15227
Unidentified photographer
Sphinx
1894, July
Kodak No. 2
4.25 x 5.25 in
 
Private collection of Nigel Maister
 
LL/15227 [Further details available]

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LL/26061
Antonio Beato
Sphynx, Egypt
1880 (ca)
 
Private collection of Jan Weijers (Servatius)
Courtesy of Jan Weijers
 
LL/26061

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LL/36567
Lehnert & Landrock [Attributed to]
The Sphinx
1920s (ca, not certain)
Gelatin silver print
11 x 8.5 cm
 
Private collection of John Toohey
 
LL/36567 [Further details available]

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LL/36669
J. Pascal Sebah
Sphinx, Gizeh, Al-Jizah governorate, Egypt
n.d.
Albumen print
27 x 21 cm
 
The Courtauld Institute of Art
Copyright: © Courtauld Institute of Art , Conway Collections
 
LL/36669

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LL/36670
Antonio Beato
Sphinx, Gizeh, Al-Jizah governorate, Egypt
n.d.
Albumen print
 
The Courtauld Institute of Art
Copyright: © Courtauld Institute of Art , Conway Collections
 
LL/36670

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LL/39426
H. Béchard
Le Sphinx Armachis, Caire [The Sphinx Armachis, Cairo]
1880 (ca)
Albumen print
21 x 27 cm
 
National Science and Media Museum
 
LL/39426

29 of 54
LL/75681
Pascal Sebah
Le Sphynx Armachis a Gyzeh, Cairo
1875 (ca)
Albumen print
25.7 x 34.5 cm (image)
 
George Eastman Museum
Purchase, ex-collection Thomas Mott Osborne and sons, 1970.0112.0046
 
LL/75681

30 of 54
LL/75682
Pascal Sebah
Pyramides de Chéfren et de Mycérinus
1875 (ca)
Albumen print
26.2 x 34.4 cm (image)
 
George Eastman Museum
Purchase, ex-collection Thomas Mott Osborne and sons, 1970.0112.0048
 
LL/75682

31 of 54
LL/39452
Unidentified photographer
Sphinx and Pyramids
1900 (before)
Glass lantern slide
 
Brooklyn Museum
Brooklyn Museum Archives (S10|08 Gizeh, image 9613)
 
LL/39452 [Further details available]

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LL/40409
John Beasly Greene
[Excavations near the Sphinx]
1853
Salted paper print, from paper negative
22.3 x 30.2 cm (8 3/4 x 11 7/8 ins)
 
Metropolitan Museum of Art
Gilman Collection, Purchase, Ann Tenenbaum and Thomas H. Lee Gift, 2005, Accession Number: 2005.100.276
 
LL/40409

33 of 54
LL/40092
Zangaki Brothers
The Sphinx [Showing one of the Zangaki brothers and their "Dark-Room-Car"]
1870-1880
Albumen, detail
10 x 8 ins (approx.)
 
Internet - Original source ill-defined
 
LL/40092 [Further details available]

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LL/75343
Zangaki Brothers
Le Sphynx. Caire
1875 (ca)
Albumen print
22.6 x 28 cm (image)
 
George Eastman Museum
Gift of Eugene Van Voorhis, 2001.1522.0015
 
LL/75343

35 of 54
LL/73827
Antonio Beato
Ambassadeurs de la mission diplomatique japonaise de 1864 devant le Sphinx
1864
Albumen print
21.8 x 27.9 cm
 
Internet - Original source ill-defined
Private collection: Miyake Tatsuo
 
LL/73827 [Further details available]

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LL/66765
Unidentified photographer
The Sphinx, Egypt
1850s (ca)
Albumen print
 
Internet - Original source ill-defined
 
LL/66765

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LL/25326
Clara Whitcomb
Page from diary
1898-1899
 
Private collection of Barbara Levine / projectB.com
© Barbara Levine, 2007 - used with permission
 
LL/25326 [Further details available]

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LL/48735
Francis Bedford
Giza. The Sphinx, the Great Pyramid, and Two of the Smaller Pyramids
[Photographic Pictures Made By Mr. Francis Bedford During the Tour in the East in which, by command, he accompanied His Royal Highness the Prince of Wales]
1862, 4 March (taken) 1862, July (printed, after)
Albumen silver print
22.9 x 29.3 cm
 
National Gallery of Canada / Musée des beaux-arts du Canada
Purchased 1975, no. 20800.18
 
LL/48735 [Further details available]

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LL/57726
Francis Bedford
The Sphinx, the Great Pyramid and two lesser Pyramids, Ghizeh, Egypt
1862, 4 March
Albumen print
23.1 x 29.5 cm
 
The Royal Collection
Acquired by the Prince of Wales (later King Edward VII), 1862
 
LL/57726

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LL/72692
Myra Albert Wiggins
Untitled (Sphinx, Egypt)
1904
Gelatin silver print
7 7/8 x 9 5/8 ins
 
Portland Art Museum
Gift of Robert and Shirley Benz, 90.14.50
 
LL/72692

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LL/73185
Maison Bonfils
Le Sphynx apres les déblaiements et les deux grandes pyramides [The Sphinx of Giza, partially excavated, with two pyramids in background]
1867-1899
Albumen print
 
Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division
Reproduction Number: LC-DIG-ppmsca-03956 (digital file from original) LC-USZ62-77233 (b&w film copy neg.), Call Number: LOT 13550, no. 34 [P&P]
 
LL/73185 [Further details available]

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LL/73212
Lehnert & Landrock
Cairo - Sphinx and Puramids
1920s (ca)
postcard, hand-coloured
 
Private collection of John Toohey
 
LL/73212

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LL/61929
Unknown artist
A photographer getting a surprise from the Sphinx
1880s (ca)
Magic lantern slide
 
Private collection of Jack and Beverly Wilgus
 
LL/61929

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LL/84166
Unidentified photographer
Montage of four people combined with a view of The Pyramids and the Sphinx
n.d.
Gelatin silver print
 
Private collection of Christopher Steiner
 
LL/84166

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LL/63960
Lichtenstern & Harari (cairo)
Travellers at Great Sphinx
1934 (before, date donated)
Gelatin silver print, color tinted
6 3/4 x 9 ins
 
University of Tennessee, Knoxville, McClung Museum of Natural History & Culture
Donated by Mr. and Mrs. Louis Bailey Audigier (1934), Item Information: File name - egypt207; Catalog number - A1: 161 C136 1P
 
LL/63960

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LL/63963
Unidentified photographer
Mr. and Mrs. Louis Bailey Audigier of Knoxville at Great Sphinx
1912-1913
Gelatin silver print, sepia-toned
6 1/2 x 8 3/4 ins
 
University of Tennessee, Knoxville, McClung Museum of Natural History & Culture
Donated by Mr. and Mrs. Louis Bailey Audigier (1934), Item Information: File name - egypt210; Catalog number - A1: 161 C136 1P
 
LL/63963 [Further details available]

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LL/63964
Unidentified photographer
Mr. and Mrs. Louis Bailey Audigier of Knoxville at Great Sphinx
1913
Gelatin silver print, sepia-toned
8 3/4 x 6 1/2 ins
 
University of Tennessee, Knoxville, McClung Museum of Natural History & Culture
Donated by Mr. and Mrs. Louis Bailey Audigier (1934), Item Information: File name - egypt067; Catalog number - A1: 161 C136.2 1P
 
LL/63964 [Further details available]

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LL/87786
Beniamino Facchinelli
Piramidi di Ghisa e Sfinge
1873-1895
Albumen print
 
Bibliothèque Nationale de France, Département des Estampes et de la Photographie
BOITE FOL B-EO-1717, Identifier: ark:/12148/btv1b10508602z
 
LL/87786

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LL/84115
Pascal Sebah
LL. MM. L'Empereur et L'Impératrice du Brésil aux Pyramides
1871
Albumen print
20 x 27 cm
 
National Library of Brazil, Iconography Division (Fundação Biblioteca Nacional. Divisão de Iconografia)
Digital object: icon326231_06
 
LL/84115 [Further details available]

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LL/85066
Unidentified photographer
1. Le Sphinx et la Pyramide Kephren.
[Egypte Le Caire - 12 Vues]
n.d.
Stereoview
 
Private collection of Wilfried Vandevelde
 
LL/85066

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LL/83202
Unidentified photographer
The Sphinx taken from El-Ahram, Giza, Egypt
1962
Photograph
 
FOTO:Fortepan
www.fortepan.hu (Accessed: May 2018), Id: 93308, Donor: Inkey Tibor
 
LL/83202

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LL/75755
James Sibley Watson Sr.
Emily Sibley Watson with attendants, seated on a camel in front of the Sphinx and Pyramids
1893-1894
Negative, gelatin on nitrocellulose roll film
8.3 x 11.4 cm (3 1/4 x 4 1/2 ins) (overall)
 
George Eastman Museum
Gift of Dr. James Sibley Watson, Jr., 1983.1606.0611
 
LL/75755

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LL/47129
Barry Wolf
Sphinx
[Egypt]
2010
Pigment print, toned, cotton rag paper
16 x 20 ins
 
Provided by the artist - Barry Wolf
 
LL/47129

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Contents - Themes & Fragments
1860-1880 - Francis Bedford: The Prince of Wales and his trip to the East (1862)
Africa - Early photography in North Africa
Amateur photography - Early Kodak camera formats
Ambrotypes - Examples of ambrotypes
Archaeology - Archaeological excavations in progress
Archaeology - Egypt: The Pyramids of Giza
Archaeology - Egypt: The Sphinx
Archaeology - Félix Teynard: Egypt and Nubia
Archaeology - Introduction to archaeological photography
Calotypes - François Joseph Edouard de Campigneules: Calotypes (ca 1858)
Calotypes - John Shaw Smith: Calotypes
Calotypists - Egypt - Félix Teynard: Egypt and Nubia
Calotypists - Egypt - John Beasly Greene: Le Nil (1854)
Cameras - Early Kodak camera formats
Dark tents and dark boxes - Photographs of dark tents, dark boxes and photographers in the field
Egypt - Clara Whitcomb`s diary: Egypt and the Levant (1898-1899)
Egypt - Early snapshots taken in Egypt
Egypt - Egypt: The Pyramids of Giza
Egypt - Egypt: The Sphinx
Egypt - Félix Teynard: Egypt and Nubia
Egypt - Francis Bedford: The Prince of Wales and his trip to the East - Egypt (1862)
Egypt - Francis Frith: Egypt
Egypt - Francis Frith: Stereoviews of Egypt and Nubia
Egypt - François Joseph Edouard de Campigneules: Egypt (1858)
Egypt - John Beasly Greene: Le Nil (1854)
Egypt - John Shaw Smith: Archaeological sites of Egypt (1851-1852)
Egypt - Maxime du Camp: Egypt
Egypt - Pascal Sebah: Egypt: The Pyramids and the Sphinx
Expeditions and exploration - Francis Bedford: The Prince of Wales and his trip to the East (1862)
Gelatin silver prints - Gelatin silver prints: Sepia-toned
Humour - Humorous illustrations and photography
Imprimerie photographique Blanquart-Evrard - John Beasly Greene: Le Nil (1854)
Imprimerie photographique Blanquart-Evrard - Maxime du Camp: Egypt
Jules Verne: Around the World in Eighty Days - Francis Bedford: The Prince of Wales and his trip to the East - Egypt (1862)
Kodak - Early Kodak camera formats
Landscape - Stereoviews: Places and locations
Landscapes of the Middle East - John Beasly Greene: Le Nil (1854)
Middle East - John Beasly Greene: Le Nil (1854)
Negatives - Introduction to negatives
Non-canonical photography - Paper and waxed paper negatives
Objects incorporating photographs - Paper objects that incorporate photographs
Orientalism - Clara Whitcomb`s diary: Egypt and the Levant (1898-1899)
Orientalism - Félix Teynard: Egypt and Nubia
Orientalism - Francis Bedford: The Prince of Wales and his trip to the East - Egypt (1862)
Orientalism - John Beasly Greene: Le Nil (1854)
Painting on photographs - Gelatin silver prints: Sepia-toned
Paper and waxed paper negatives - François Joseph Edouard de Campigneules: Egypt (1858)
Paper and waxed paper negatives - John Shaw Smith: Calotypes
Paper and waxed paper negatives - John Shaw Smith: Calotypes
Paper and waxed paper negatives - Paper and waxed paper negatives
Paper objects - Paper objects that incorporate photographs
Photographers - Illustrations of people taking photographs
Photography assimilated into popular culture - Humorous illustrations and photography
Remnants of the Ancient and Classical world - Egypt: The Pyramids of Giza
Remnants of the Ancient and Classical world - Egypt: The Sphinx
Remnants of the Ancient and Classical world - Félix Teynard: Egypt and Nubia
Remnants of the Ancient and Classical world - Francis Bedford: The Prince of Wales and his trip to the East (1862)
Remnants of the Ancient and Classical world - Francis Bedford: The Prince of Wales and his trip to the East - Egypt (1862)
Remnants of the Ancient and Classical world - Francis Frith: Egypt
Remnants of the Ancient and Classical world - Francis Frith: Stereoviews of Egypt and Nubia
Remnants of the Ancient and Classical world - Introduction to Remnants of the Ancient and Classical world
Remnants of the Ancient and Classical world - John Beasly Greene: Le Nil (1854)
Royalty - Francis Bedford: The Prince of Wales and his trip to the East (1862)
Salt prints - John Beasly Greene: Le Nil (1854)
Snapshots - Early Kodak camera formats
Stereoviews, stereographs and stereocards - Francis Frith: Egypt, Nubia and Ethiopia, Illustrated with One Hundred Stereoscopic Photographs (1862)
Stereoviews, stereographs and stereocards - Stereoviews: Places and locations
Storage and display - Paper objects that incorporate photographs
The Pyramids and the Sphinx - Egypt: The Pyramids of Giza
The Pyramids and the Sphinx - Egypt: The Sphinx
The Pyramids and the Sphinx - Francis Frith: Egypt: The Pyramids and the Sphinx
The Pyramids and the Sphinx - Pascal Sebah: Egypt: The Pyramids and the Sphinx
Tipped-in photographs and books illustrated with photographs - Francis Bedford: The Prince of Wales and his trip to the East (1862)
Travel - Clara Whitcomb`s diary: Egypt and the Levant (1898-1899)
Travel - Francis Bedford: The Prince of Wales and his trip to the East (1862)
Travel - Introduction to travel photography
Vernacular - Early Kodak camera formats
Wet-plate photography - Photographs of dark tents, dark boxes and photographers in the field


 
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