Cystoseira Granulata

Made:
1843-1853 in United Kingdom
maker:
Anna Atkins
Cystoseira granulata
      A cyanotype of 'Cystoseira granulata' from 'Photographs of British Algae: Cyanotype Impressions'

Cystoseira granulata A cyanotype of 'Cystoseira granulata' from 'Photographs of British Algae: Cyanotype Impressions'

A cyanotype of 'Cystoseira granulata' from 'Photographs of British Algae: Cyanotype Impressions', made by Anna Atkins (1799-1871) in 1843. 'Photographs of British Algae: Cyanotype Impressions', a collection of cyanotype photograms of algae, was self-published in installments over ten years from 1843. This first installment is credited as the first photographically illustrated book.

Details

Category:
Photographs
Object Number:
1937-403/7
type:
cyanotype
credit:
Matilda Talbot