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Title
Venice as It Was
Names
Fizeau, H. (Hippolyte), 1819-1896 (Collector)
Berres, Christian Joseph Edler von, 1796-1844 (Photographer)
Collection

Specimens of the Earliest Photographic Experiments of Fox Talbot and the French School of Daguerre from the possession of Hippolyte Louis Fizeau

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1840 (Approximate)
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection
Shelf locator: 106PH1349.042
Genres
Prints
Notes
Acquisition: Transferred from the New York Public Library Rare Books Division
Biographical/historical: "Dr. Berres of Vienna made trials at the instigation of Dr. Donné." (Goldschmidt catalog, 1936)
Physical Description
Chine collé prints
Extent: Etching from a daguerreotype, ink (twice?) on wove paper, chine-collé; Image: 5 1/8 × 4 in. (13 × 10.2 cm), Plate mark: 6 5/8 × 4 11/16 in. (16.8 × 11.9 cm), Paper / Sheet: 14 × 10 11/16 in. (35.6 × 27.1 cm)
Plate mark
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
TMS ID: 414005
TMS Object Number: 106PH1349.042
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): cdcec150-1c12-0137-76ae-01dfbe9f4150
Rights Statement
The New York Public Library believes that this item is in the public domain under the laws of the United States, but did not make a determination as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. This item may not be in the public domain under the laws of other countries. Though not required, if you want to credit us as the source, please use the following statement, "From The New York Public Library," and provide a link back to the item on our Digital Collections site. Doing so helps us track how our collection is used and helps justify freely releasing even more content in the future.

Item timeline of events

  • 1819: Creator Born
  • 1840: Created
  • 1896: Creator Died
  • 2019: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection, The New York Public Library. "Venice as It Was" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1840. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/1fbc90b0-1e64-0137-53c2-275476c4da52

Chicago/Turabian Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection, The New York Public Library. "Venice as It Was" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 24, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/1fbc90b0-1e64-0137-53c2-275476c4da52

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection, The New York Public Library. (1840). Venice as It Was Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/1fbc90b0-1e64-0137-53c2-275476c4da52

Wikipedia Citation

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Venice as It Was