All the Mighty World : The Photographs of Roger Fenton, 1852 -- 1860
New Haven, Yale University Press, 2004. Paperback. One tiny smudge to lower text block edge. Oblong 4to. Cover illustration : Westminster from Waterloo Bridge, ca. 1858. Frontispiece : Roger Fenton, Self-Portrait, ca. 1854. A total of 99 plates, 78 figures. Illustration in black and white and quadratone. Map, xiv. Clean, bright, solidly bound. 290 pp with list of plates, notes to the essays and chronology, bibliography, index. Roger Fenton was England's most celebrated photographer during the 1850's. This remarkable collection presents ninety of Fenton's finest photographs, exactingly reproduced. Six leading scholars have contributed nine illustrated essays that address every aspect of Fenton's career, as well as a comprehensive, documented chronology. An amazing amount of information in this beautifully published volume. Near Fine .
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Keywords: Photography, Artistic, Photogravure, Talbotype, Salt Print, Albumen Silver Print