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LL/88697
W.A. Mansell & Co.
Objects, British Museum
1875 (ca)
Albumen print
21.3 x 27.3 cm (8 3/8 x 10 3/4 ins) (image)
 
Yale University Art Gallery
Gift of George Hopper Fitch, B.A. 1932, 1994.49.36
 
LL/88697

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LL/31661
Unidentified photographer
A Game of Chess
1850 (ca)
Daguerreotype
10.5 x 16 cm
 
Musée d'Orsay
© Musée d'Orsay, dist. RMN / Patrice Schmidt
 
LL/31661

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LL/81870
Henry Fox Talbot
Nicolaas Henneman playing chess with John Frederick Goddard, at Lacock Abbey
1841, 7 April
Salt print, from a calotype negative
 
British Library
Fox Talbot Collection, LA2161; Schaaf 2639
 
LL/81870

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LL/9188
Two Men Playing Chess
1855-1860
Ambrotype, 1/4 plate, in full case
 
Charles Schwartz Ltd
Courtesy of Charles Schwartz Ltd (www.cs-photo.com - #7377)
 
LL/9188

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LL/56513
Dmity Zdobnov
Game of Chess of Mikhail Chigorin and Sigbert Tarrasch at the St Petersburg Chess Club on 8 April 1893
1893, 8 April
Cabinet card, Platinotype
 
Hermitage Museum
Inventory Number: ЭРФТ-18854
 
LL/56513

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LL/29456
Alexandre Leroux
Boys playing chess [Garthons jouant aux échecs]
1875 (ca)
Carte de visite
 
Private collection of Michel Mégnin
 
LL/29456

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LL/7873
Lewis Carroll
Margaret Anne and Henrietta Mary Lutwidge [Two of Lewis Carroll's maternal aunts playing chess on a small table.]
1859 (ca)
 
Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center at the University of Texas at Austin
Harry Ransom Research Center - The University of Texas
 
LL/7873

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LL/45426
Unidentified photographer
Double portrait of man playing chess
1865 (ca)
Tintype, 1/6 plate
8.3 x 6.8 cm
 
George Eastman Museum
Digital Accession Number: 2006:0440:0002.0001
 
LL/45426

9 of 26
LL/60467
Unidentified photographer
The Profound Game
1855-1860 (ca)
Stereocard, painted, detail
 
Jefferson Stereoptics
Courtesy of John Saddy (Auction, 27-28 August 2015, # 15-2, Lot 535)
 
LL/60467

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LL/60464
Unidentified photographer (European)
A man and woman playing chess
n.d.
Stereocard, painted, detail
 
Jefferson Stereoptics
Courtesy of John Saddy (Auction, 27-28 August 2015, # 15-2, Lot 525)
 
LL/60464

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LL/24368
Unidentified photographer
Soldiers playing chess
1861 (ca)
Tintype
3 1/4 x 4 1/4 in
 
Private collection of Andrew Daneman
 
LL/24368

12 of 26
LL/47873
Johann Bauer
Portrait of chess players
1860s (mid)
Albumen print, rounded corners
15,8 x 12,3 cm
 
Bassenge Photography Auctions
Courtesy of Bassenge, 19th-21st Century Photography, 6 June 2012, Lot: 4006
 
LL/47873

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LL/27842
Alexander Rodchenko
Chess Players
n.d.
Gelatin silver print
 
Larry Gottheim, Be-hold, Inc
Courtesy of Larry Gottheim (Auction: March 13, 2008, 51, part 2 / lot 152)
 
LL/27842 [Further details available]

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LL/26998
Charles C. Zoller
Park chess match
1907-1932
Autochrome
3 1/4 x 4 in
 
George Eastman Museum
Courtesy of George Eastman House, Gift of Mr. & Mrs. Lucius A. Dickerson (82:2063:0011)
 
LL/26998

15 of 26
LL/34411
Colonel Pennington (Fortress Monroe)
Col. A,C.M. Pennington playing chess with himself, and looking on at the same time
1887, 28 May (publication)
Magazine plate
 
Google Books
 
LL/34411 [Further details available]

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LL/71551
Frank Eugene
Dr. Emanuel Lasker and His Brother
[Camera Work, no. 31]
1908 (taken) 1910 (photogravure)
Photogravure
6 15/16 × 4 15/16 ins (17.6 × 12.5 cm) (image) 11 × 7 15/16 ins (28 × 20.1 cm) (sheet)
 
Philadelphia Museum of Art
From the Collection of Dorothy Norman, 1973, Accession Number: 1973-267-146
 
LL/71551

17 of 26
LL/40422
Alfred Stieglitz
[Two Men Playing Chess]
1907, June
Autochrome
9 x 12 cm (3.5 x 4.7 ins)
 
Metropolitan Museum of Art
Gilman Collection, Purchase, Mr. and Mrs. Henry R. Kravis Gift, 2005, Accession Number: 2005.100.476
 
LL/40422

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LL/42967
Unidentified photographer
A young woman playing chess
n.d.
Tissue view
 
Stereographica - Antique Photographica
Courtesy of Bryan and Page Ginns (#23 / 314)
 
LL/42967

19 of 26
LL/42968
Unidentified photographer
A young woman playing chess
n.d.
Tissue view
 
Stereographica - Antique Photographica
Courtesy of Bryan and Page Ginns (#23 / 314)
 
LL/42968

20 of 26
LL/11273
Hebenspergere & Co. (Riga, Latvia)
Two women playing chess
n.d.
Cabinet card
 
Stereographica - Antique Photographica
Courtesy of Bryan and Page Ginns (#13 / 67)
 
LL/11273

21 of 26
LL/18989
Imre Kinszki
Chess
1930, 6 January
Gelatin silver print
53 x 56 mm
 
Vintage Galéria
 
LL/18989

24 of 26
LL/91390
Peter Lufft
Chess game from above
1930s
Gelatin silver print
11,8 x 11,8 cm
 
Bassenge Photography Auctions
19th - 21st Century Photography, 5 June 2019, Lot: 4234
 
LL/91390 [Further details available]

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LL/59711
Man Ray
Marcel Duchamp and Raoul de Roussy de Sales Playing Chess
1925
Gelatin silver print
 
J. Paul Getty Museum
© Man Ray Trust ARS-ADAGP
 
LL/59711

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