In the Woods by H. de Séverac

$75.00

Brand: PhotoSeed Gallery

Title: Default Title

A woman clutching a bundle of firewood stands in the middle of a forest path in the early morning light. Originally titled Sous Bois, this photograph may have been taken by the French painter Gilbert de Séverac. (1834-1897) This photograph was published as a large plate collotype and included in the important publication: L’Art Photographique, published for only one year between 1899-1900. Please see the link below for more information.

 

Printed: 1900

 

Condition: Good, but with issues.

Circular L’ART PHOTOGRAPHIQUE blindstamp present at lower right corner of image and plate; bumping and losses to corners and stains to margins; tack hole in each corner; foxing to plate. Please inspect both photographs with listing. (please email if you require additional photos)

 

Dimensions:

image:       23.1 x 15.4 cm

support:    46.0 x 32.6 cm

 

Please follow this link for additional details of work in the PhotoSeed Archive.

 

Please follow this link for an overview on the journal L’Art Photographique : French showcase for photographic and engraving art: 1899-1900 at PhotoSeed.

 

 

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