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Corporate Author J. Paul Getty Museum, host institution, author.

Title Real/ideal : photography in mid-nineteenth-century France / edited by Karen Hellman, with contributions by Sylvie Aubenas, Sarah Freeman, Anne de Mondenard, Karlyn Olvido, and Paul-Louis Roubert.

Publication Info. Los Angeles, CA : The J. Paul Getty Museum, [2016]


Location Call No. Status
 Manchester, Main Library - Non Fiction  770.74 Q REAL    Check Shelf
Description 226 pages : illustrations ; 30 cm
Note "This publication is issued on the occasion of the exhibition Real/Ideal: Photography in France, 1847-1860, on view at the J. Paul Getty Museum at the Getty Center, Los Angeles, from August 30 to November 27, 2016"--Provided by publisher.
Summary "Accompanies an exhibition at the Getty Center in Los Angeles and explores the early history of photography in France, focusing on the photographers who worked with paper negatives, in particular Édouard Baldus, Gustave Le Gray, Henri Le Secq, and Charles Nègre"-- Provided by publisher.
Contents Real/ideal: photography in mid-nineteenth-century France / Karen Hellman -- Champions of paper: the pioneers of negative-positive photography in France, 1843-60 / Anne de Mondenard -- A bourgeois ambition: photography and the Salon des beaux-arts during the Second Empire / Paul-Louis Roubert -- A "fashionable" art: the first golden age of photography in France / Sylvie Aubenas -- The art and science of the paper negative / Sarah Freeman.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index..
Subject J. Paul Getty Museum -- Photograph collections -- Exhibitions.
J. Paul Getty Museum. (OCoLC)fst00532097
Calotype -- France -- History -- 19th century -- Exhibitions.
Photography -- France -- History -- 19th century -- Exhibitions.
Photograph collections -- California -- Los Angeles -- Exhibitions.
Calotype. (OCoLC)fst00844534
Photograph collections. (OCoLC)fst01061600
Photography. (OCoLC)fst01061714
California -- Los Angeles. (OCoLC)fst01204540
France. (OCoLC)fst01204289
Fotografie. (DE-588)4045895-7
France. (DE-588)4018145-5
21.42 history of photographic art. (NL-LeOCL)077595203
Chronological Term 1800-1899
Genre/Form Exhibition catalogs. (OCoLC)fst01424028
History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
v Exhibition catalogs.
Added Author Hellman, Karen, editor.
Aubenas, Sylvie, writer of added commentary.
Freeman, Sarah, 1971- writer of added commentary.
Mondenard, Anne de, writer of added commentary.
Olvido, Karlyn, writer of added commentary.
Roubert, Paul-Louis, writer of added commentary.
ISBN 9781606065105 (hardcover)
1606065106 (hardcover)
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