Information and discussion on all aspects of British photographic history
Herschel was a famous astronomer and the inventor of the cyanotype.
With the copyright of Cameron under the print. Also written in fountain pen in an unknown hand 'Sir John Herschel, Célèbre astronome Anglais'…
Added by Wouter Lambrechts on April 30, 2019 at 12:30 — No Comments
Where can I find more information about 'Watkins & Hill', Opticians from London. I bought a stereo daguerreotype from them, depicting the 1st duke of Wellington. Were they photographers? Or only resellers?
In my current library I can't find much... So I would like to learn more!
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We at Bazar Nadar added a chapter 'UK photographs' to our 'Collections'. You can find anonymous masters and photographs from Fenton, Rejlander, Polyblank, Cameron and others. We will add more items soon.
Feel free to check our inventory or ask your questions. …Continue
Added by Wouter Lambrechts on January 13, 2019 at 16:30 — No Comments
The portraits of the royal children are made in 1854. They come together with the later official gelatine silver prints made by Kirk Armitage as a coronation gift to King Edward VII. Only six of these exist. We found a matching print for…Continue
Added by Wouter Lambrechts on December 9, 2018 at 12:30 — No Comments
I like to inform you about the new online gallery: Bazar Nadar.
As a teacher of photographic history at the KdG University College I've collected for several years vintage photographs.
Now I've started my own gallery, Bazar Nadar. The gallery specializes in early vintage photographs. And of course there are also rare UK prints for sale. Julia Margaret Cameron, over Fenton, Maull & Polyblank and early salt prints can be found in the gallery.
Added by Wouter Lambrechts on November 19, 2018 at 13:32 — No Comments