The Origins of Photography

The Origins of Photography

by Helmut Gernsheim
     
 

When The History of Photography by Hemut and Alison Gernsheim was first published in 1955, it immediately established itself as the standard work on the subject, described by the Financial Times as 'the most important singe historical work in the field.' The first part of this classic book was revised by Professor Gernsheim and published as The Origins of Photography … See more details below

Overview

When The History of Photography by Hemut and Alison Gernsheim was first published in 1955, it immediately established itself as the standard work on the subject, described by the Financial Times as 'the most important singe historical work in the field.' The first part of this classic book was revised by Professor Gernsheim and published as The Origins of Photography (1982). Now, in The Rise of Photography, he brings the revision of his magnum opus up to 1880.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780500540800
Publisher:
Thames & Hudson
Publication date:
03/28/1983
Series:
Origins of Photography Series
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
280
Product dimensions:
10.15(w) x 11.39(h) x 1.37(d)

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