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Cyanotypes of British and Foreign Ferns

Object Details

Title:

Cyanotypes of British and Foreign Ferns

Artists/Makers:

Anna Atkins (British, 1799 - 1871)

and Anne Dixon (British, 1799 - 1877)

Culture:

British

Place:

England (Place Created)

Date:

1853

Medium:

Cyanotype

Object Number:

84.XO.227.1

Dimensions:

25.4 × 19.4 cm (10 × 7 5/8 in.)

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Object Description

Title page with writing in different fonts surrounded by impressions of various ferns.

Exhibitions
Exhibitions
UNSEEN: 35 Years of Collecting Photographs (December 17, 2019 to March 8, 2020)
  • The J. Paul Getty Museum at the Getty Center (Los Angeles), December 17, 2019 to March 8, 2020
Bibliography
Bibliography

Schaaf, Larry J. with contributions by Joshua Chuang, Emily Walz, and Mike Ware. Sun Gardens: Cyanotypes by Anna Atkins. New York: The New York Public Library, 2018, p. 188, entry 23, ill.

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