Luminous-Lint - for collectors and connoisseurs of fine photography
HOME  BACK>>> Subscriptions <<< | Testimonials | Login | FREE NEWSLETTER

HomeContentsVisual indexes > Unidentified photographer/creator

 
  
Standard
  
  
Unidentified photographer/creator 
Watchmaker at Work 
n.d. 
  
Ambrotype, 1/6 plate, detail 
Christopher Wahren Fine Photographs 
Skylight Gallery (Auction #26) 
  
 
LL/28224 
  
Cuttings-patent style ambrotype of a watchmaker at work, with several watches, a clock, tools, and disassembled watch parts, including a small gear that he holds carefully in one hand. Housed in a full case with split spine
 
The photographer's aim was obviously to give us clear view of the mechanical intricacies of watch making, and he does an excellent job. 
 

 
  
 
  
HOME  BACK>>> Subscriptions <<< | Testimonials | Login | FREE NEWSLETTER
 Facebook LuminousLint 
 Twitter @LuminousLint