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Confervae

Object Details

Title:

Confervae

Artists/Makers:

Attributed to Anna Atkins (British, 1799 - 1871)

and / or attributed to Herschel Family

Anne Dixon (British, 1799 - 1877)

Date:

1843–1845

Medium:

Cyanotype

Object Number:

84.XZ.369

Dimensions:

24.3 × 19.8 cm (9 9/16 × 7 3/4 in.)

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Provenance
Provenance
- 1961

Private Collection [sold,"La photographie des origines au debut de XXieme siecle," Nicolas Rauch, Geneva, June 13, 1961, lot 42i to Andre Jammes.]

1961 - 1984

André Jammes, sold to the J. Paul Getty Museum, 1984.

Exhibitions
Exhibitions
Experimental Photography: Discovery and Invention (January 17 to April 2, 1989)
  • The J. Paul Getty Museum (Malibu), January 17 to April 2, 1989
Photographers of Genius (March 16 to July 25, 2004)
  • The J. Paul Getty Museum at the Getty Center (Los Angeles), March 16 to July 25, 2004
Bibliography
Bibliography

Naef, Weston J. Experimental Photography: Discovery and Invention, exh. brochure (Malibu: The J. Paul Getty Museum, 1989), fig. 5.

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