Paper and Light : The Calotype in France and Great Britain, 1839-1870

By: Brettell, Richard, with Flukinger, Keeler, Kilgore

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216 pages; 4to (11.25") 29 cm; Tall hardcover, orange-brown cloth, green endpapers, 216 glossy pages, bibliography, index, 140 calotypes listed and described, 155 duotone (b/w) plates, 8 plates in color. ; Amazing collection of calotypes (early photos) by photography pioneers of France and Great Britain. ; Authored by Richard Brettell, with essays by Roy Flukinger, Nancy Keeler, Sydney Mallett Kilgore. ; Small bookshop label (Museum of Fine Arts, Houston) on front endpaper, otherwise book is pristine, no marks or defects. Jacket shows only a touch of wear at crown. ; Laid in: large 15-page promotional booklet from same exhibition, 1982.

Title: Paper and Light : The Calotype in France and Great Britain, 1839-1870

Author Name: Brettell, Richard, with Flukinger, Keeler, Kilgore

Categories: Art,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: David R. Godine: 1984

ISBN Number: 0879234857

ISBN Number 13: 9780879234850

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket

Seller ID: 18736

Keywords: Calotypes ; Photography ; 1800s ; 19th Century ; Exhibit Catalogs ; Ephemera ; Art History ;,