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Title(s):

Photogram of ferns.

Published/Created:
Great Britain, 1860s?
Physical Description:
1 photograph : albumen print, photogram ; 33 x 24 cm
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Photographs Oversize no. 2
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Photographs
Notes:
The image depicts 21 small specimens of ferns arrayed symmetrically across the sheet. The image is in the spirit of -- and perhaps influenced by -- the photograms produced in Anna Atkins' Cyanotypes of British and Foreign Ferns (1853).
Subject Terms:
Ferns.
Natural history -- Great Britain.
Form/Genre:
Photograms.
Albumen prints.
Photographs.
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