Luminous-Lint - for collectors and connoisseurs of fine photography
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/40371
Unidentified photographer
[View from Himalayas]
1850s
Albumen silver print
20.2 x 26 cm (7 15/16 x 10 1/4 ins)
 
Metropolitan Museum of Art
Gilman Collection, Gift of The Howard Gilman Foundation, 2005, Accession Number: 2005.100.948.1 (21)
 
LL/40371

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LL/40883
John Stewart
View Along the Route to Luz, Portugal
1852-1853
Salted paper print, Blanquart-Evrard process, from waxed paper negative
22.20 x 29.90 cm (8 11/16 x 11 3/4 ins) (image)
 
Cleveland Museum of Art
John L. Severance Fund, Accession No.: 1995.235
 
LL/40883

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LL/44591
James Wallace Black
In the Notch, White Mountains
1854
Albumen print
24 x 29 cm (9 7/16 x 11 7/16 ins)
 
Princeton University Art Museum
Robert O. Dougan Collection, gift of Warner Communications, Inc., Object Number: x1979-100
 
LL/44591

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LL/44592
James Wallace Black
In the White Mountain Notch
1854
Albumen print
28.8 x 23.4 cm (11 5/16 x 9 3/16 ins)
 
Princeton University Art Museum
Robert O. Dougan Collection, gift of Warner Communications, Inc., Object Number: x1979-101
 
LL/44592

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LL/38959
F. Maxwell Lyte
Chaos, Gavarnie
1857 (ca)
Albumen silver print
22.5 x 28.1 cm
 
National Gallery of Canada / Musée des beaux-arts du Canada
Gift of David, Edward, and John Lewall, British Columbia, 2004, no. 41514
 
LL/38959 [Further details available]

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LL/38955
F. Maxwell Lyte
Cauterets, Hautes-Pyrénées
1860 (ca)
Albumen silver print
20.6 x 26.4 cm
 
National Gallery of Canada / Musée des beaux-arts du Canada
Purchased 2003, no. 41266
 
LL/38955 [Further details available]

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LL/38962
F. Maxwell Lyte
Cirque de Gavarnie, Haute Pyrénées
1860 (ca)
Albumen silver print
27.3 x 31.7 cm
 
National Gallery of Canada / Musée des beaux-arts du Canada
Gift of David Lewall, Andorra, and of Edward and John Lewall, British Columbia, 2003, no. 41331
 
LL/38962 [Further details available]

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LL/6825
Francis Bedford
Mer de Glace
1860
Albumen print
16.50 x 20.70 cm
 
National Galleries of Scotland
Courtesy of the National Galleries of Scotland (Accession no. PGP R 877), Gift of Mrs. Riddell in memory of Peter Fletcher Riddell 1985
 
LL/6825

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LL/36340
Francis Frith
201 Mont Blanc. the Glacier Des Bois. Chamounix
1850-1870s (ca)
Albumen print, from wet collodion glass negative
6.5 x 8 in (image, approx)
 
Victoria and Albert Museum
Museum Number: E.208:354-1994, Acquired from F. Frith and Company, 1954
 
LL/36340

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LL/41603
Samuel Bourne
Kulu, Spiti; View on the Beas, near Larji
1867 (ca)
Albumen print
23.2 x 29 cm (9 1/8 x 11 7/16 in.) (image) 45.8 x 55.8 cm (18 1/16 x 21 15/16 in.) (mount)
 
Harvard Art Museum/Fogg Museum
On deposit from the Carpenter Center for the Visual Arts, © President and Fellows of Harvard College, Item Identifier:2.2002.121
 
LL/41603

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LL/41613
Samuel Bourne
View in Zojji - la Pass, Kashmir
1867 (ca)
Albumen print
29.3 x 23.9 cm (11 9/16 x 9 7/16 in.) (image) 55.8 x 45.8 cm (21 15/16 x 18 1/16 in.) (mount)
 
Harvard Art Museum/Fogg Museum
On deposit from the Carpenter Center for the Visual Arts, © President and Fellows of Harvard College, Item Identifier:2.2002.103
 
LL/41613

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LL/12639
Bisson frères
Mt. Blanc, Vue du Jardin
1858
Albumen print
11 1/2 x 17 in
 
Lee Gallery
Courtesy of Lee Gallery (U1503)
 
LL/12639 [Further details available]

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LL/38993
Bisson frères
Mont Blanc
1860
Albumen silver print
23.5 x 38.8 cm
 
National Gallery of Canada / Musée des beaux-arts du Canada
Purchased 1967, no. 20084
 
LL/38993 [Further details available]

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LL/33157
Bisson frères
Ascension of Mont-Blanc
1860
Albumen silver print
11 1/4 x 14 1/8 ins
 
George Eastman Museum
 
LL/33157 [Further details available]

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LL/12640
Bisson frères
Mt. Blanc
1860s (ca)
Albumen print
15 3/8 x 9 3/8 in
 
Lee Gallery
Courtesy of Lee Gallery (V1452)
 
LL/12640 [Further details available]

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LL/21266
Bisson frères
Mt. Blanc, Vue du Jardin
1860s (ca)
Albumen print
11 1/2 x 17
 
Lee Gallery
 
LL/21266 [Further details available]

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LL/24799
Timothy H. O'Sullivan
46. Baldy Peak, Cerro Blanco Mountains, Colorado, 14,234 feet above sea-level. Limit in altitude of vegetation about 11,000 feet.
[Wheeler Survey, Explorations and Surveys West of the 100th Meridian]
1871-1874 (survey), 1874 (expedition)
Stereocard, detail
 
Etherton Gallery
 
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LL/24801
Timothy H. O'Sullivan
47. Alpine lakes and mountain scenery in the Cerro Blanco Mountains, Colorado, 13,000 feet above sea-level.
[Wheeler Survey, Explorations and Surveys West of the 100th Meridian]
1871-1874 (survey), 1874 (expedition)
Stereocard, detail
 
Etherton Gallery
 
LL/24801

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LL/42239
Gustav Jõgermayer
Welitz Glacier, East by North from the Foot of the Umbal Glacier
1863
Albumen print, mounted on cardboard
 
Albertina
© Albertina, Vienna
 
LL/42239 [Further details available]

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LL/40037
Adolphe Braun
Paysage Suisse
1865 (ca)
Carbon print
37 x 47 cm
 
Photo Verdeau
 
LL/40037

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LL/6480
Adolphe Braun
The Gabelhorn with the Schwarz-See, near Zermatt
1860s
Albumen print
 
British Library
 
LL/6480

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LL/43172
Adolphe Braun
Climbers on the Mer de Glace, Chamonix
1870s
Carbon print
22.7 x 47.6 cm
 
Ken & Jenny Jacobson
 
LL/43172

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LL/41089
Charnaux Frères et Cie (Studio de GenÞve)
Sommet du Mont Blanc
1880 (ca)
Albumen print from glass plate negative
18.3 x 25.7 cm
 
CEROS - Jean-Mathieu Martini / Serge Plantureux
Binoche et Giquello, épreuves choisies, 18 november 2010, lot no: 42
 
LL/41089 [Further details available]

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LL/26048
F. Charnaux (Geneve)
Climbing the Seracs at Chamonix (French Alps)
1875 (ca)
 
Private collection of Jan Weijers (Servatius)
Courtesy of Jan Weijers
 
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LL/41227
Vittorio Sella
Book covers for Douglas William Freshfield & Vittorio Sella, "The Exploration of the Caucasus", two volumes (London & New York: Edward Arnold, 1896)
1896
Book cover
 
Donald A. Heald - Rare Books, Prints & Maps
Donald A. Heald - Rare Books, Prints & Maps, New York (#20353)
 
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LL/41228
Vittorio Sella
Ushba Group from Ciat Bashi
1896
Book plate
 
Donald A. Heald - Rare Books, Prints & Maps
Donald A. Heald - Rare Books, Prints & Maps, New York (#20353)
 
LL/41228 [Further details available]

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LL/41229
Vittorio Sella
The Karagom Glacier and Burdjula
1896
Book plate
 
Donald A. Heald - Rare Books, Prints & Maps
Donald A. Heald - Rare Books, Prints & Maps, New York (#20353)
 
LL/41229 [Further details available]

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LL/52088
Vittorio Sella
Cima e Torre di Brenta
1900 (ca)
Collodion print
 
Lempertz - Cologne
Auction 1021, November 26, 2013, Lot: 50
 
LL/52088

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LL/35708
Chusseau-Flaviens
Bulgarie/Defile de la Montagne Noire Belogratchik
1908 (ca)
Negative, gelatin on glass
13 x 18 cm
 
George Eastman Museum
Record Id: 1975:0111:5951
 
LL/35708

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LL/35679
Chusseau-Flaviens
Belgique Prince Albert/(On orig):eg
1900-1919 (ca)
Negative, gelatin on glass
18 x 13 cm
 
George Eastman Museum
Record Id: 1975:0111:1011
 
LL/35679

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LL/6609
Unidentified photographer
Photograph of Mount Jackson, Fusilade Mountain, and Mount Reynolds.
1875-1889
Cyanotype
 
National Archives and Records Administration
[ARC Identifier: 282362]
 
LL/6609

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LL/31899
Bradford Washburn
Tremendous southerly windstorm sweeps McKinley's twin peaks
1942, 6 June
Gelatin silver print
 
Decaneas Archive
Courtesy of the Decaneas Archive
 
LL/31899

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LL/31901
Bradford Washburn
Upper 3 miles of Muldrow Glacier showing details of Great Serac
1947, 31 March
Gelatin silver print
 
Decaneas Archive
Courtesy of the Decaneas Archive
 
LL/31901

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LL/31907
Bradford Washburn
N face of Grandes Jorasses at moonrise, France
1958
Gelatin silver print
 
Decaneas Archive
Courtesy of the Decaneas Archive
 
LL/31907

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LL/2710
Ansel Adams
From Wawona Tunnel, Winter, Yosemite
1927-1937
Gelatin silver print
6 1/4 x 8 3/4
 
Barry Singer Gallery
 
LL/2710

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LL/2714
Ansel Adams
Mt. Williamson, Sierra Nevada, from Manzanar, California
1944
Gelatin silver print
65 3/4 x 45 3/4
 
Barry Singer Gallery
 
LL/2714

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LL/2711
Ansel Adams
Half Dome Blowing Snow, Yosemite National Park, California
1955 (ca)
Gelatin silver print
15 1/2 x 19 1/2
 
Barry Singer Gallery
 
LL/2711

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LL/2922
Jeff Nixon
Storm clouds from Washburn Point, Yosemite
1983
15 5/8 x 19 5/16
 
Barry Singer Gallery
 
LL/2922

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LL/41643
Frank Hurley
The "Bulldog" Peak
[Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition, 1914-1917 (led by Ernest Shackleton on the "Endurance")]
1914-1917
Paget plate
 
Mitchell Library, State Library of New South Wales
Courtesy of State Library of NSW, Digital Order No:a090028
 
LL/41643

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LL/43148
Mark Twain (author)
Mark Twain attempting to photograph the Matterhorn
1880
Book page
 
Google Books
 
LL/43148 [Further details available]

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Contents - Themes & Fragments
1880-1900 - Mark Twain attempting to photograph the Matterhorn (1880)
Aerial photography - Bradford Washburn: Aerial photography
Albumen prints - Albumen prints: Landscapes
Antarctica - Frank Hurley: Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition (1914-1917)
California - Ansel Adams
Calotypes - Blanquart-Evrard process prints
Calotypists - France - Blanquart-Evrard process prints
Colorado - Timothy O'Sullivan: Explorations and Surveys West of the 100th Meridian (1871-1874)
Colour - Frank Hurley: Paget plates of the Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition (1914-1917)
Daguerreotypes - Daguerreotypes: Exteriors
Daguerreotypes - Daguerreotypes: Landscapes
Emergence of the photo-agency - Chusseau-Flaviens: The first French press photography agency
Expeditions and exploration - Bisson frères: Mt. Blanc (1860s)
Expeditions and exploration - Frank Hurley: Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition (1914-1917)
Expeditions and exploration - Timothy O'Sullivan: Explorations and Surveys West of the 100th Meridian (1871-1874)
France - Bisson frères: Mt. Blanc (1860s)
France - Daguerreotypes: France: Landscapes and cityscapes
France - Farnham Maxwell Lyte: The Pyrenees
France - Introduction to photography in France
Geology - Glaciers
Ice and snow - Bisson frères: Mt. Blanc (1860s)
Ice and snow - Landscape: Ice and snow
Imprimerie photographique Blanquart-Evrard - Blanquart-Evrard process prints
India - Samuel Bourne: Northern India and the Himalayas (1863-1870)
Jules Verne: Around the World in Eighty Days - Samuel Bourne: Northern India and the Himalayas (1863-1870)
Jules Verne: Around the World in Eighty Days - Timothy O'Sullivan: Explorations and Surveys West of the 100th Meridian (1871-1874)
Landscape - Albumen prints: Landscapes
Landscape - Daguerreotypes: Landscapes
Landscape - Landscape photography
Landscape - Nineteenth century landscape photographers
Landscapes of Europe - Landscape photography elsewhere in Europe
Landscapes of North America - Timothy O'Sullivan: Explorations and Surveys West of the 100th Meridian (1871-1874)
Mountains - Bisson frères: Mt. Blanc (1860s)
Mountains - Bradford Washburn: Aerial photography
Mountains - Farnham Maxwell Lyte: The Pyrenees
Mountains - Landscape: Mountains
Mountains - Mark Twain attempting to photograph the Matterhorn (1880)
Mountains - Samuel Bourne: Northern India and the Himalayas (1863-1870)
Mountains - Vittorio Sella: Mountains
Pack animals - mules, donkeys, burros and horses - Mark Twain attempting to photograph the Matterhorn (1880)
Paget plates - Frank Hurley: Paget plates of the Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition (1914-1917)
Regional studies - Nineteenth century landscape photographers
Salt prints - Blanquart-Evrard process prints
Sports and pastimes - Introduction to sports and pastimes
Straight landscape photography - Ansel Adams
Switzerland - Adolphe Braun: Switzerland
Travel - Mark Twain attempting to photograph the Matterhorn (1880)
USA - Timothy O'Sullivan: Explorations and Surveys West of the 100th Meridian (1871-1874)

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