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Photograph (Cyanotype) of a Still Life Arrangement of Items Relating to Microscopy, by Washington Teasdale, Probably 1880s

Inventory Number: 67947
Object Type:
Persons: Washington Teasdale (Photographer)
Date Created:
Accession Number: 1949-10
Brief Description: Cyanotype (blueprint) positive. Vertical format. Tableau or still life arrangement representing the photographer's interest in microscopy, including books, framed photomicrographs, various lenses, a small microscope lamp, and two microscopes (being used by manikins).
Companion to the astronomical tableau or still life arrangement 38479.
For fuller descriptive and historical commentary see narratives.
Provenance: Presented by the Executors of G. H. Gabb in 1949. From the collection of Richard Inwards.
Collection Group: Gabb Collection
Material(s): Paper
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
154 109 mm

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