Welcome to the History of Photography!




An introduction to the material we will be considering...



Still Life

Louis Jacques Mande Daguerre, Still Life in Studio, 1837. Daguerreotype.









Le Boulevard Du Temple

Louis Jacques Mande Daguerre, Le Boulevard Du Temple, 1839. Daguerreotype.











Portrait of Thomas Carlyle

Julia Margaret Cameron, Portrait of Thomas Carlyle, 1867.











Galloping Horse

Eadweard Muybridge, Galloping Horse, Motion Study-Sallie Gardner, June 19, 1878.











William Fox Talbot, The Open Door, 1843.











Nadar, Sarah Bernhardt, 1855. Photograph printed from a collodion negative.











Edgar Degas, Ballet Class, c. 1878.











Marcel Duchamp, L.H.O.O.Q.,1919.





















Dorothea Lange, Migrant Mother, Nipomo, California, 1936.











Richard Hamilton, Just What is it That Makes Today's Homes So Different, So Unique?, 1956.











Andy Warhol, Marilyn Diptych, 1962.











Child with a toy hand grenade

Diane Arbus, Child with a toy hand grenade, 1970.











Cindy Sherman, Untitled Film Still #48, 1979.










Andres Serrano, Piss Christ, 1987.












Rue Mouffetard

Henri Cartier-Bresson, Rue Mouffetard, Paris, 1958.