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LL/58297
Unidentified photographer
Folk festival at New Year's (celebrating New Year) Carousel
1865-1872
Albumen print
 
Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division
Reproduction Number: LC-DIG-ppmsca-14390 (digital file from original photo), Call Number: Illus. in DK854.T87 1872, part 2, vol. 1, pl. 61, no. 168 (Case Z) [P&P]
 
LL/58297 [Further details available]

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LL/58296
André Kertész
Luxembourg Gardens, Paris
1925
Gelatin silver print
 
National Gallery of Art
Gift of The André and Elizabeth Kertész Foundation, 1997.123.3
 
LL/58296

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LL/58295
Eugène Atget
Fête du Trône
1923
Albumen silver print
 
J. Paul Getty Museum
Accession number : 90.XM.64.185
 
LL/58295 [Further details available]

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LL/13804
Sarony
G.L. Fox
n.d.
Stereoview, detail
 
Jefferson Stereoptics
Courtesy of John Saddy (Auction, Tues. August 29th & Thurs. August 31st, 2006, # 06-3, Lot 243)
 
LL/13804

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LL/75931
Unidentified photographer
A young woman in a blue dress
n.d.
Tintype, whole plate, hand-painted
 
Private collection of Karen Hendrix
 
LL/75931

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LL/12051
Abraham Bogardus
Chang Woo Gow (1841-1893) - the Chinese Giant
n.d.
Cabinet card
 
Paul Frecker
 
LL/12051 [Further details available]

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LL/70139
Abraham Bogardus
Chang Yu Sing, The Chinese Giant
n.d.
Cabinet card
 
Private collection of Steve DeGenaro
 
LL/70139

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LL/35969
E. & H.T. Anthony & Co.
Isaac W. Sprague, the "Living Skeleton," 5 feet, 6 inches, wt. 48 lbs, age 26.
n.d.
Carte de visite
 
Private collection of Laddy Kite
 
LL/35969

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LL/67389
Chas Eisenmann
Mr. I.W. Sprague, Age 40 years. Height 5 feet 5 1/2 inches. Weight 46 pounds
n.d.
Cabinet card
 
The Jeffrey Kraus Collection
 
LL/67389

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LL/33847
L. K. Oldroyd (Mt. Vernon, OH)
Bearded Lady
n.d.
Carte de visite
 
J. Cosmas Vintage Photography
 
LL/33847 [Further details available]

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LL/36774
Wilhelm Scharmann (Berlin)
Two dwarfs from Burma, standing next to a bottle
n.d.
Carte de visite
6.5 x 4.6 cm
 
Wellcome Collection
Wellcome Library, London (V0007436, Library reference no.: ICV No 7656)
 
LL/36774 [Further details available]

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LL/32722
Unidentified photographer
Two clowns in plaid suits with top hats and canes
1925 (ca)
Gelatin silver print (POP) with applied color and chromolithograph, mounted on celluloid medallion
23 cm
 
George Eastman Museum
George Eastman House Collection - Accession Number: 2008:0503:0015.0001
 
LL/32722

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LL/16761
Swords Bro's (York, Pa.)
CDV of a circus or sideshow performer [Eli Bowen]
n.d.
Carte de visite
 
Swann Galleries - New York
Swanns - New York, Sale 2103 Lot 1
 
LL/16761

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LL/28873
Unidentified photographer
Buffalo Bill
1895 (ca)
Kodak No. 2 (uncertain)
 
Private collection of Nigel Maister
 
LL/28873

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LL/80466
Harold Cazneaux
The wheel of youth
1929
Gelatin silver print
34.6 x 28.3 cm (image)
 
Art Gallery of New South Wales
Gift of the Cazneaux family 1979, Accession number: 113.1975
 
LL/80466

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LL/15550
John A. Funk Jr.
Rehearsal
1932 (ca)
Gelatin silver print
6 1/2 x 6 in
 
Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division
Warren and Margot Coville Collection, Prints & Photographs Division, Library of Congress [LC-USZC4-9745]
 
LL/15550 [Further details available]

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LL/37927
Ted Croner
Harold Alanza, Circus, Old Madison Square Garden
1947-1948 (taken)
Gelatin silver print
20 x 16 ins
 
Howard Greenberg Gallery
Inventory no: 0047871
 
LL/37927 [Further details available]

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LL/2493
August Sander
Circus Workers
1926-1932
Gelatin silver print
10.1 x 7.6
 
Andrew Smith Gallery
© Die Photographische Sammlung/SK Stiftung Kultur - August Sander Archiv, Köln; VG-Bild Kunst, Bonn, 2011
 
LL/2493

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LL/54052
Liu Zheng
Trois acrobates de cirque
2007
Silver print
37 x 37 cm
 
Tajan
Vente 9930, Lot 318
 
LL/54052

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LL/69076
Mary Ellen Mark
Ram Prakash Singh with his Elephant Shyama at the Golden Circus, Ahmedabad, India
1990 (taken) 2006 (print)
Platinum palladium print
10 x 10 ins (25.4 x 25.4 cm) (image) 16 x 13 ins (40.6 x 33 cm) (sheet)
 
Swann Galleries - New York
Auction, October 25, 2016, #2426, Lot 269
 
LL/69076

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LL/46776
Izis
Jardin des Tuilleries, Paris
1950
Gelatin silver print
11 x 8 5/8 ins (image) 11 5/8 x 8 13/16 ins (sheet)
 
L. Parker Stephenson Photographs
 
LL/46776 [Further details available]

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LL/5531
Kent Barker
Carosel Horse, Seaside
[Boardwalks]
1995
Silver Gelatin print
11 x 15 in
 
Meter Gallery
 
LL/5531

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LL/38568
Edwin Smith
Mitcham Fair
1935 (taken) 2010 (print)
Gelatin silver print
20 x 14 ins
 
Chris Beetles
© Edwin Smith / RIBA British Architectural Library Photographs Collection
 
LL/38568 [Further details available]

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LL/51392
Manuel Álvarez Bravo
Los Obstáculos [The Obstacles]
1939 (taken) 1970s (print)
Silver print
10 1/4 x 13 3/4 ins (26.1 x 34.9 cm)
 
Swann Galleries - New York
Sale 2325 Lot 93
 
LL/51392

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LL/1441
Robert Doisneau
Le Manege de Monsieur Barre
1955
Gelatin silver print
12 x 9 1/2
 
Afterimage Gallery
 
LL/1441

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LL/32049
David Moore
Battersea Fun Fair, London
[100 Photographs, pl. 026]
1952 (ca)
Gelatin silver print
 
David Moore Estate
© Courtesy of the David Moore Estate
 
LL/32049 [Further details available]

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LL/552
Grace Robertson
On the Caterpillar
[Mothers' Pub Outing series Clapham, England]
1956
Gelatin silver print
11 x 14 / 16 x 20
 
Peter Fetterman Gallery
 
LL/552

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LL/83218
Unidentified photographer
Fair ride, Városmajor, Budapest, Hungary
1964
Photograph
 
FOTO:Fortepan
www.fortepan.hu (Accessed: May 2018), Id: 105934, Donor: Hunyady József
 
LL/83218

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LL/11011
Pivoted lever mechanical (H/P) Slide (K1) - Shows a clown jumping up and down
1850 (ca)
Lantern slide
 
Stereographica - Antique Photographica
Courtesy of Bryan and Page Ginns (#15 / 51)
 
LL/11011

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LL/897
Alexander Rodchenko
Final spread from special number of magazine "USSR on construction:, devoted to circus (not issued) 1941 Design by Alexander Rodchenko and Varvara Stepanova
1941
 
Moscow House of Photography
 
LL/897

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LL/898
Alexander Rodchenko
Circus number "Rhine wheel"
1940
 
Moscow House of Photography
 
LL/898

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LL/72456
Umbo
Untitled (Circus Performers)
1925-1940 (ca, taken) 1980 (print)
Gelatin silver print
8 1/16 x 6 3/8 ins (20.5 x 16.2 cm) (image) 8 9/16 x 6 3/4 ins (21.8 x 17.2 cm) (sheet)
 
Philadelphia Museum of Art
125th Anniversary Acquisition. The Lynne and Harold Honickman Gift of the Julien Levy Collection, 2001, Accession Number: 2001-62-1159, © Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / VG Bild-Kunst
 
LL/72456

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LL/72458
Umbo
Untitled (Clown in Dressing Room)
1925-1940 (ca, taken) 1980 (print)
Gelatin silver print
8 7/8 x 6 5/8 ins (22.5 x 16.8 cm) (image) 9 1/16 x 6 15/16 ins (23 x 17.6 cm) (sheet)
 
Philadelphia Museum of Art
125th Anniversary Acquisition. The Lynne and Harold Honickman Gift of the Julien Levy Collection, 2001, Accession Number: 2001-62-1158, © Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / VG Bild-Kunst
 
LL/72458

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LL/6292
Martine Franck
The Clown Gerard Hardy, Theatre du Soleil, Aubervilliers
1969
Gelatin silver print
410 x 593mm
 
Location and source information requested
 
LL/6292

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LL/19277
E.O. Hoppé
"the Death Ray, Royal Agricultural Show, Sydney
[Australia]
1930
Gelatin silver print
 
E.O. Hoppé Estate
© The E. O. Hoppé Estate at Curatorial Assistance, Inc. [18974-0263]
 
LL/19277

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LL/15353
Eugène Atget
Carrousel, Paris
1910 (ca)
Gelatin silver print
6 1/2 x 9 in
 
Larry Gottheim, Be-hold, Inc
Courtesy of Larry Gottheim - Be-Hold (48 / 215)
 
LL/15353 [Further details available]

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LL/44245
Jack Delano
Barker at the grounds at the state fair. Rutland, Vermont
1941, September
Color slide
 
Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division
Reproduction from color slide. LC-USF351-47. LC-DIG-fsac-1a33917. FSA/OWI Collection. Prints and Photographs Division, Library of Congress
 
LL/44245

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LL/44626
Paul Martin
Punch and Judy at Ilfracomb
1895 (ca, taken)
Platinum print / Platinotype
15 x 14 cm (album closed)
 
Victoria and Albert Museum
Copyright Estate of Paul Martin, Museum number: 1900-1980
 
LL/44626

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LL/44627
Paul Martin
Punch and Judy at Ilfracomb
1895 (ca, taken)
Platinum print / Platinotype
15 x 14 cm (album closed)
 
Victoria and Albert Museum
Copyright Estate of Paul Martin, Museum number: 1900-1980
 
LL/44627

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LL/3310
Harry C. Rubincam
In the Circus
[Camera Work, 17]
1907
Photogravure
6 1/8 x 7 1/2 in
 
Lee Gallery
Image courtesy of the Lee Gallery (www.leegallery.com)
 
LL/3310

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LL/39472
Unidentified photographer
Wild animal circus
1920 (ca)
Real photo postcard
3 1/2 x 5 1/2 in (approx.)
 
Private collection of Leonard A. Lauder
 
LL/39472 [Further details available]

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Contents - Themes & Fragments
American influences on Pictorialism - Camera Work
Australia - David Moore: Australia
Australia - E.O. Hoppé: Australia
Back - Portrait: Parts of the body: Back: Groups
Beaches - Landscape: Beach activitiy
Beaches - Landscape: Beaches
Cabinet cards - Cabinet cards: Celebrities
Camera Work - Camera Work
Carte de visite - André Adolphe-Eugène Disdéri: Uncut carte de visite sheets
Carte de visite - Carte de visites: Scientific
Celebrities - Cabinet cards: Celebrities
China - Chinese
China - Liu Zheng: The Chinese
Circus performers and workers - Chas Eisenmann: Sideshow performers, living museums and circus acts
Circus performers and workers - Clowns
Clarence H. White School of Photography - The Clarence H. White School of Photography - Library of Congress acquires the Warren and Margot Coville Collection (2001)
Climate and weather - Weather: Rain
Colour - FSA - Farm Security Administration - OWI: Early colour
Documentary - FSA - Farm Security Administration - OWI: Early colour
FSA - Farm Security Administration - FSA - Farm Security Administration - OWI: Early colour
Hand-painted photographs - Painted tintypes
Hungary - Sports and pastimes in Hungary
Jules Verne: Around the World in Eighty Days - Chinese
Lantern slides - Mechanical magic lantern slides
Leisure - Leisure: Fairgrounds, sideshows, carnivals and circuses
Magic lanterns - Mechanical magic lantern slides
Medical - Sideshow performers, living museums and circus acts
Non-paper objects - Photographic buttons and medallions
Painting on photographs - Painted tintypes
Paris - André Kertész: Street photography in Paris
Photo-jewelry - Photographic buttons and medallions
Photo-Secession - Camera Work
Photographing celebrities - Cabinet cards: Celebrities
Photogravures - Camera Work
Portrait - André Adolphe-Eugène Disdéri: Uncut carte de visite sheets
Portrait - Cabinet cards: Celebrities
Postcards - Real photo postcards: Animals
Real photo postcards - Real photo postcards: Animals
Skeletons - Parts of the body: Skeletons
Social outsiders - Sideshow performers, living museums and circus acts
Street: Classic French examples - André Kertész: Street photography in Paris
Tintypes - Painted tintypes
USA - FSA - Farm Security Administration - OWI: Early colour
Using different viewpoints - Looking up
Vernacular - Real photo postcards: Animals


 
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