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"Four-toned albumen print" Henry Peach Robinson (July 9, 1830 in Ludlow, Shropshire February 21, 1901) was an English...
Silver mirroring is a bluish metallic sheen appearing on the surface of silver based photographs as result of ageing. One of the photographi...
Albumen print from wet collodion negative 1864 24 X 29.7 cm Musée d'Orsay ... admired by Lewis Carroll that he collected the work....
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Tuesday, 17 February 2015
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Young argues that Western ideology has shaped a "metronomic society," stubbornly linear and perceiving cyclical time as a threat which robs us of our sense of progress and individuality...This linear bias, as Walter Houghton recognizes in The Victorian Frame of Mind, 1830 to 1870, particularly emerges in the metronomic narrowness of the Victorian age: never before had men thought of their own time as an era of change from the past to the future.