Galassi, Peter

Before photography: painting and the invention of photography

Galassi, P. (1981) Before photography: painting and the invention of photography. NY: MoMA


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The object here is to show that photography was not a bastard left by science on the doorstep of art, but a legitimate child of the Western pictorial tradition.

p.12

Contents

Acknowledgments

Lenders to the Exhibition

BEFORE PHOTOGRAPHY

PLATES

Paintings and Drawings

Panoramas

Photographs

CATALOGUE

Paintings and Drawings

Photographs

Bibliography

Photograph Credits

Index to the Artists in the Exhibition