Excursions daguerriennes : vues et monuments les plus remarquables du globe.

Collection Data

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: [1841]-1842
Place Term: Paris
Publisher: Chez Rittner et Goupil ; Lerebours ; Hr. Bossange
Library locations
George Arents Collection
Shelf locator: Arents BIP+ (Excursions 1841) 99-130
Content : The plates are aquatints, engraved by Hürlimann, Salathé, Martens and others, after daguerreotypes by N.-P. Lerebours, F. Goupil and H. Vernet, and consist of views of landscapes and buildings, primarily in Paris, France, and Italy.

Content : Vol. 2 has half title only.

Content : Plates [39] and [53] of v. 1 were printed directly from the original daguerreotype plates using a process developed by H. Fizeau; cf. Goldschmidt & Naef.

Content : Text by P. de La Garenne, Fr. Goupil, P.G. Joly de Lotbinière, F. Goupil, L. Batissier, G. Deville, J. Janin, E. Jomard, and others.

Content : Consists of [112] leaves of plates (v. 1: [61] leaves; v. 2: [51] leaves), each accompanied by 2-5 p. of descriptive letterpress.

Content : Copies are known with up to 114 plates and an added leaf in v. 2 describing Fizeau's process; cf. Goldschmidt & Naef.

Content: Originally issued in parts ("livraisons"), each consisting of 4 plates and descriptive letterpress.
Physical Description
Extent: 2 v. : ill. ; 27 x 39 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Barcode : 33433062044445; 33433062044452
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b15368193
UUID: 49818dc0-c60a-012f-4c89-58d385a7bc34
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