in Vie moderne, still there is always something mechanical in them, something of a photograph or photogravure
Digital reproductions of Curtis's brown-ink photogravures
(available on the Library of Congress's "American Memory" website) are reasonably good facsimiles.
Nocturnes presents something of a visual call-and-response: poems precede sets of photogravures
that are grouped around a theme, image, or specific line in the title poem.
In this oversize hardcover edition with handsome photogravures
, Teale introduced each chapter with commentary amounting to essayistic annotation.
of his artistic visions are also on exhibition.
are essentially handmade printing plates that allow the consistent reproduction of a photograph.
Most recent publications will command a modest premium over their original cost, but some books--like the LEC's 1986 edition of Rimbaud's "A Season in Hell," with photogravures
by Robert Mapplethorpe--can multiple in value rather quickly.
PHOTO : Animal Locomotion, Plate 672 Eadweard Muybridge, circa 1887, photogravures
One almost sees motes rising in the musty air, past fading photogravures
of dignified indigenes, to settle back among the objects, beaded and carved, brought back by men in pith helmets, borne in bales by grinning blacks, for our instruction and edification.
Curtis's masterpiece, The North America Indian, a series of 20 bound books, each accompanied by a portfolio of photogravures
(fine art intaglio-printed photographs).
Presenting images selected from the museum's permanent collection by curator of photographs, Russell Lord, the exhibition included a range of processes, from daguerreotypes to cyanotypes, to photogravures
, to gelatin silver, dye-transfer, and inkjet prints.
There will be a demonstration of photogravures
- a method of printing photographic images using an etching press.