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LL/39145
Joseph Nicéphore Niépce
Official image of the First Photograph in 2003, minus any manual retouching, Joseph Nicéphore Niépce's View from the Window at Le Gras. c. 1826
1826 (taken) 2003 (photographed)
 
Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center at the University of Texas at Austin
Gernsheim Collection Harry Ransom Center / University of Texas at Austin Photo by J. Paul Getty Museum.
 
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LL/33074
Louis Jacques Mandé Daguerre
View of Boulevard du Temple
1839 (ca)
Daguerreotype
 
Bayerisches Nationalmuseum
 
LL/33074 [Further details available]

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LL/33070
Joseph Nicéphore Niépce
View from the Window at Le Gras
1826- 1827 (ca)
Heliograph, Oil-treated bitumen
 
Creative Commons - Wikipedia
 
LL/33070 [Further details available]

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LL/74523
Jean-Baptiste-Louis Gros
View of the Seine and the Louvre
1847
Daguerreotype
14.8 x 20 cm (5 13/16 x 7 7/8 ins) (image)
 
George Eastman Museum
Gift of Eastman Kodak Company, ex-collection Gabriel Cromer, 1976.0168.0135
 
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LL/7443
Choiselat & Ratel
[the Pavillon de Flore and the Tuileries Gardens]
1849
Daguerreotype
15.2 x 18.7 cm (6 x 7 3/8 in)
 
Metropolitan Museum of Art
Gilman Collection, Purchase, The Horace W. Goldsmith Foundation Gift, 2005 (2005.100.29)
 
LL/7443

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LL/6255
M. Thibault
The Barricade in rue Saint-Maur-Popincourt after the attack by General Lamoricière's troops
1848, 26 June
Daguerreotype
12.7 x 10.4 cm
 
Location and source information requested
Currently: © RMN (Musée d'Orsay) / Hervé Lewandowski.
 
LL/6255 [Further details available]

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LL/16202
Choiselat & Ratel
Valley in the French Alps [Tal in den Französischen Alpen]
1845
Daguerreotype
20.6 x 16.3 cm
 
Private collection of W. & T. Bosshard
Courtesy of Carl Mautz Vintage Photography & Publishing
 
LL/16202 [Further details available]

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LL/37307
Gustave Le Gray
[Central Portal of the Church of Saint-Jacques, Aubeterre]
1851
Salted paper print from paper negative
9 3/16 x 11 1/16 in (23.3 x 28.1 cm)
 
Metropolitan Museum of Art
Edward Pearce Casey Fund, 1991, Accession Number: 1991.1058
 
LL/37307 [Further details available]

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LL/72041
Charles Nègre
A Young Girl from Arles
1852
Salted paper print, from a paper negative
7 5/8 x 6 7/8 ins (19.4 x 17.5 cm) (sheet)
 
Philadelphia Museum of Art
Purchased with funds contributed by the American Museum of Photography, 1971, Accession Number: 1971-4-14
 
LL/72041

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LL/39082
Eugène Cuvelier
Forest of Fontainebleau
1863
Salted paper print
25.9 x 19.9 cm
 
National Gallery of Canada / Musée des beaux-arts du Canada
Purchased 1998, no. 39789
 
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LL/50897
Eugène Cuvelier
Chailly, Route de Fontainebleau
1863
Albumen print
20,3 x 26 cm ( 8 x 10 1/4 ins)
 
Sotheby's - Paris
Photographies , 29 May 2013, Auction: PF1310, Lot: 34
 
LL/50897

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LL/7327
Camille Silvy
River Scene
1858
Albumen print
10 1/8 x 14 in
 
J. Paul Getty Museum
The J. Paul Getty Trust (90.XM.63)
 
LL/7327

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LL/78289
Bisson frères
Savoie 44, L'Ascension du Mont Blanc
1861
Albumen print
37,3 x 22,7 cm
 
Millon et Asocies
Auction, Photographs, 7 November 2017, Lot: 34
 
LL/78289

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LL/81708
Vicomte Joseph Vigier
St. Saveur Pont de Sia (Route de Gavarnie)
1853
Salt print
14 x 10 1/2 ins (35.56 x 26.67 cm) (image)
 
Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art
Gift of the Hall Family Foundation in honor of the 75th anniversary of The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, Object number: 2008.25.26
 
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LL/63232
F. Maxwell Lyte
Cirque in the Lys Valley at Luchon
1855 (ca)
Albumen silver print
40 x 32.2 cm
 
National Gallery of Canada / Musée des beaux-arts du Canada
No. 31642
 
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LL/12736
Robert Demachy
Winter
[Wiener Photographische Blätter: Herausgegeben Vom Camera-Club In Wien]
1896, July
Photogravure (chine colle)
 
Photoseed
Photograph courtesy PhotoSeed.com
 
LL/12736 [Further details available]

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LL/39051
Charles Nègre
Vincennes Imperial Asylum: the Refectory
1859
Albumen silver print
24.5 x 18 cm (sheet, irregular) 23.3 x 16.6 cm (image)
 
National Gallery of Canada / Musée des beaux-arts du Canada
Purchased 1968, no. 32506
 
LL/39051 [Further details available]

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LL/58237
Adolphe Terris
Rénovation de la Vieille ville de Marseille. Ouverture de la Rue Impériale. Rue des grands Carmes. Vue prise de la Rue Ste Marthe
1862
Épreuve sur papier salé-albuminisé d'après un négatif verre
24.6 x 18.9 cm
 
Pierre Bergé & Associés
Une histoire particulière de la photographie Collection de Monsieur et Madame X, 19 March 2015, Lot: 168
 
LL/58237 [Further details available]

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LL/22080
Édouard Baldus
Roquefavour
[Chemins de fer de Paris à Lyon et à la Méditerranée]
1861
Albumen print
12 3/4 x 16 3/8 in
 
Lee Gallery
Courtesy of Lee Gallery (ZZ1296)
 
LL/22080 [Further details available]

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LL/71148
Eugène Atget
Cité du Retiro, 35, rue Boissy d'Anglas
1909
Albumen silver print
8 1/4 x 6 3/4 ins (21 x 17.1 cm) (image, sight) 8 9/16 x 7 ins (21.7 x 17.8 cm) (sheet, irregular)
 
Philadelphia Museum of Art
Gift of an anonymous donor, 2008, Accession Number: 2008-202-14
 
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LL/40945
Louis-Emile Durandelle
General View Taken from the Small Staircase; Construction of the Paris Opéra
1867
Albumen print from wet collodion on glass negative
28.2 x 38.4 cm (image) 37.8 x 48.9 cm (sheet)
 
Victoria and Albert Museum
Museum number: E.2343-1990
 
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LL/42396
J. Duclos
Arche du viaduc de Vignols
[Les Travaux Publics de la France]
1878-1882 (published)
Phototypie, collotypie
39 x 55.5 cm (mount) 23.8 x 33.9 cm (image)
 
Musée français de la Photographie
Inventory no: D82.4056.151
 
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LL/6913
Nadar
George Sand
1860 (ca)
Woodburytype
23.2 x 18.7 cm
 
George Eastman Museum
Courtesy of George Eastman House (GEH NEG: 4885)
 
LL/6913

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LL/13577
Magazine cover for " L'Illustration"
[L'Illustration (No 5138)]
1941, 30 August
Magazine cover
 
Private collection of Nadia Valla
© L'Illustration
 
LL/13577 [Further details available]

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LL/47076
Jean Manzon
Front cover for "VU" (26 Octobre 1938)
1938, 26 October
Magazine cover
 
Private collection
 
LL/47076 [Further details available]

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LL/13322
Jean Manzon
Front cover for "Paris Match" No. 147
1952, 12 January
Magazine cover
 
Private collection
 
LL/13322 [Further details available]

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LL/89944
Amédée Fleury (31 August 1878 - 29 December 1961) [Attributed to]
Interior of the studio of photographer Amédée Fleury in Luitré.
1905
Black and white photograph
12.5 x 17.5 cm
 
Musée de Bretagne
Licence CC-BY-SA, Inventory no: 992.41.198
 
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LL/88576
Agence Rol. Agence photographique
Nice, interrogatoire de 20 arabes arrivés clandestinement à bord du Moulouya
1927, 19 January
Glass plate, negative
13 x 18 cm
 
Bibliothèque Nationale de France, Département des Estampes et de la Photographie
EI-13 (1391), Identifier: ark:/12148/btv1b53172073k, Référence bibliographique: Rol, 115764
 
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LL/82667
Marinus
Front page of the French satirical magazine Marianne (Paris)
1940, 24 January
Magazine page
 
Museum Ludwig
 
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LL/17945
Henri Cartier-Bresson
Book cover for "Images à la Sauvette" (Paris: Editions Verve, 1952)
1952
Book cover
 
Private collection
 
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LL/462
Henri Cartier-Bresson
Behind the Gare St. Lazare
1932
Gelatin silver print
11 x 14 / 16 x 20
 
Peter Fetterman Gallery
 
LL/462

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LL/5732
Robert Doisneau
Le Ruban de la Mariee
1951
Gelatin silver print
12 x 16
 
Staley+Wise Gallery
 
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LL/3668
Édouard Boubat
Florence au paravent
1976
Gelatin silver print
16 x 12
 
Candace Dwan Gallery
 
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LL/82620
Roger Schall
People reading coal ration sign, Paris
1940s
Gelatin silver print
23.8 x 17.7 cm
 
Bassenge Photography Auctions
Photography, 6 June 2018, Lot: 4314
 
LL/82620 [Further details available]

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LL/6556
Eugène Appert
[Photomontage during the Paris Commune]
1871
Photomontage
 
Det Kongelige Bibliotek (The Royal Library)
© Det Kongelige Bibliotek (The Royal Library, Copenhagen, Denmark)
 
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LL/27293
Brassaï
Book cover for Brassaï "Paul Morand: Paris de Nuit" (Editions " Arts et métiers graphiques, coll. "Réalités", 1933)
1932
Book cover
 
Artcurial
courtesy of Artcurial (7 Feb Jan 2008, Sale 1341, Lot 120)
 
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Contents - Themes & Fragments
Albumen prints - Albumen prints: Photomontage
Archaeology - Mission Héliographique
Architecture - A world of roofs
Architecture - Bridges, viaducts, trestles and jetties
Architecture - Delmaet & Durandelle: The Paris Opera (1861-1875)
Architecture - Doorways
Architecture - Eugène Atget: The streets and buildings of Paris
Architecture - Mission Héliographique
Art - Looking at art
Austria - Wiener Photographische Blätter: Herausgegeben Vom Camera-Club In Wien (1896)
Autochromes - Autochromes: L'Illustration
Calotypists - France - Édouard Baldus: Chemins de fer de Paris à Lyon et à la Méditerranée (1860s)
Calotypists - France - Mission Héliographique
Cameras - Camera developments and street photography
Celebrities - Galerie Contemporaine, Litteraire, Artistique
Celebrities - Nadar: Galerie Contemporaine, Littéraire, Artistique
Characters and occupational types - Bootblacks and shoeshines
Christian architecture - Christian architecture
Christianity - Christian architecture
Cityscapes - Urban - Adolphe Terris: Rénovation de la Vieille Ville de Marseille (1862)
Cityscapes - Urban - Early street photography
Cityscapes - Urban - Eugène Atget: The streets and buildings of Paris
Cityscapes - Urban - Introduction to cityscapes and the urban context
Cityscapes - Urban - Landscape: Construction within cityscapes
Civil engineering - Bridges, viaducts, trestles and jetties
Civil engineering - Delmaet & Durandelle: The Paris Opera (1861-1875)
Civil engineering - Édouard Baldus: Chemins de fer de Paris à Lyon et à la Méditerranée (1860s)
Civil engineering - Introduction to civil engineering
Civil engineering - Les Travaux Publics de la France (1878-1882)
Composite and combination prints - Camille Silvy: River Scene (1858)
Composition - Framing within frames
Crime and punishment - Introduction to crime and punishment
Daguerreotypes - Daguerreotypes: Exteriors
Daguerreotypes - Daguerreotypes: Landscapes
Daguerreotypes - Louis Jacques Mandé Daguerre: Daguerreotype plates
Daguerreotypists - France - Daguerreotypes: Paris
Daguerreotypists - France - Louis Jacques Mandé Daguerre: Daguerreotype plates
Documentary - Adolphe Terris: Rénovation de la Vieille Ville de Marseille (1862)
Documentary - Charles Nègre: Vincennes Imperial Asylum (1859)
Documentary - Delmaet & Durandelle: The Paris Opera (1861-1875)
Documentary - Early examples of photo reportage
Documentary - Eugène Atget: The streets and buildings of Paris
Documentary - Les Travaux Publics de la France (1878-1882)
Earliest war photographs (1840-1870) - Year of Revolutions (1848): France, Paris
Early examples of photo reportage - Early examples of photo reportage
Early examples of photo reportage - Year of Revolutions (1848): France, Paris
Early pictorialist landscape photography - Pictorialism and trees
Early political photomontage - Photomontage during the Paris Commune (1871)
Emotions - Robert Doisneau: Un regard oblique - variants
Expeditions and exploration - Bisson frères: Mt. Blanc (1860s)
Experimental and manipulated photography - Reflections in water
Forest of Fontainebleau - Eugène Cuvelier: France: Forest of Fontainebleau
Forest of Fontainebleau - Photographs of the Forests of Fontainebleau
Forests - Eugène Cuvelier: France: Forest of Fontainebleau
Forests - Photographs of the Forests of Fontainebleau
France - Adolphe Terris: Rénovation de la Vieille Ville de Marseille (1862)
France - Bisson frères: Mt. Blanc (1860s)
France - Calotypes and salt prints: France
France - Camille Silvy: River Scene (1858)
France - Charles Nègre: Vincennes Imperial Asylum (1859)
France - Classic French street photography
France - Daguerreotypes: France: Landscapes and cityscapes
France - Daguerreotypes: Paris
France - Delmaet & Durandelle: The Paris Opera (1861-1875)
France - Édouard Baldus: Chemins de fer de Paris à Lyon et à la Méditerranée (1860s)
France - Édouard Boubat: Street photography and tender moments
France - Eugène Atget: The streets and buildings of Paris
France - Eugène Cuvelier: France: Forest of Fontainebleau
France - Farnham Maxwell Lyte: The Pyrenees
France - French photobooks
France - Henri Cartier-Bresson: The Decisive Moment
France - Illustrated magazines in France
France - Introduction to photography in France
France - Les Travaux Publics de la France (1878-1882)
France - Marinus: Anti-Nazi political photomontage in France
France - Mission Héliographique
France - Nadar: Galerie Contemporaine, Littéraire, Artistique
France - Photomontage during the Paris Commune (1871)
France - Robert Demachy: Landscapes
France - Robert Doisneau: Humanistic photography
France - The humanism of street photography in France
France - Vicomte Joseph Vigier: Pyrenees
France - VU
France - Year of Revolutions (1848): France, Paris
Health - Charles Nègre: Vincennes Imperial Asylum (1859)
History of photography - French photobooks
Humour - Robert Doisneau: Un regard oblique - variants
Ice and snow - Bisson frères: Mt. Blanc (1860s)
Iconic photographs - Robert Doisneau: Un regard oblique - variants
Illustrated magazines - Autochromes: L'Illustration
Illustrated magazines and photojournalism - Introduction to illustrated magazines and photojournalism
Interiors of photographic studios - Photographs of the interiors of photographic shops and studios
Jules Verne: Around the World in Eighty Days - Édouard Baldus: Chemins de fer de Paris à Lyon et à la Méditerranée (1860s)
Landscape - Daguerreotypes: Landscapes
Landscape - Landscape photography
Landscape - Pictorialism and trees
Landscapes of Europe - Camille Silvy: River Scene (1858)
Landscapes of Europe - Eugène Cuvelier: France: Forest of Fontainebleau
Medical - Charles Nègre: Vincennes Imperial Asylum (1859)
Mission Héliographique - Mission Héliographique
Mountains - Bisson frères: Mt. Blanc (1860s)
Mountains - Farnham Maxwell Lyte: The Pyrenees
Mountains - Landscape: Mountains
Mountains - Vicomte Joseph Vigier: Pyrenees
Nature - Introduction to nature photography
Night - Brassaï: Paris de nuit: Book covers
Occupations and roles - Bootblacks and shoeshines
Paris - Brassaï: Paris de nuit: Book covers
Paris - Daguerreotypes: Paris
Paris - Delmaet & Durandelle: The Paris Opera (1861-1875)
Paris - Édouard Boubat: Street photography and tender moments
Paris - Eugène Atget: The streets and buildings of Paris
Paris - Paris: The Seine
Paris - Paris: Tuileries
Paris - Robert Doisneau: Humanistic photography
Paris - Year of Revolutions (1848): France, Paris
Paris Commune (1871) - Photomontage during the Paris Commune (1871)
Photo-mechanical processes - Woodburytypes
Photobooks - French photobooks
Photographic studios - Photographs of the interiors of photographic shops and studios
Photomontage - Albumen prints: Photomontage
Pictorialism - Pictorialism and trees
Pictorialism - Robert Demachy: Landscapes
Politicians - Marinus: Anti-Nazi political photomontage in France
Portrait - Galerie Contemporaine, Litteraire, Artistique
Portrait - Nadar: Galerie Contemporaine, Littéraire, Artistique
Portrait - Salt prints: Portraits
Prehistory of photography - Joseph Nicéphore Niépce: View from the Window at Le Gras
Propaganda - Introduction to propaganda
Propaganda - Marinus: Anti-Nazi political photomontage in France
Propaganda - Photomontage during the Paris Commune (1871)
Railways - Édouard Baldus: Chemins de fer de Paris à Lyon et à la Méditerranée (1860s)
Refugees - Refugees and migrants
Religious architecture - Christian architecture
Rise of the illustrated magazine - Illustrated magazines in France
Rise of the illustrated magazine - VU
Rivers and streams - Camille Silvy: River Scene (1858)
Rivers and streams - Paris: The Seine
Rural pathways, tracks, trails and lanes - Landscape: Rural pathways, tracks, trails and lanes
Salt prints - Salt prints: Portraits
Salt prints - Vicomte Joseph Vigier: Pyrenees
Second World War (1939-1945) - Marinus: Anti-Nazi political photomontage in France
Social conflict - Year of Revolutions (1848): France, Paris
Street - Camera developments and street photography
Street - Early street photography
Street: Classic French examples - Classic French street photography
Street: Classic French examples - Henri Cartier-Bresson: The Decisive Moment
Street: Classic French examples - Robert Doisneau: Humanistic photography
Street: Classic French examples - The humanism of street photography in France
Transportation - Les Travaux Publics de la France (1878-1882)
Trees - Eugène Cuvelier: France: Forest of Fontainebleau
Trees - Photographs of the Forests of Fontainebleau
Trees - Pictorialism and trees
Water and waterfalls - Water in the landscape
Wiener Photographische Blätter - Herausgegeben Vom Camera-Club In Wien - Wiener Photographische Blätter: Herausgegeben Vom Camera-Club In Wien (1896)
Woodburytypes - Galerie Contemporaine, Litteraire, Artistique
Woodburytypes - Woodburytypes
Year of Revolutions (1848) - Year of Revolutions (1848): France, Paris

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