DAVIS, KF: Natural Magic: Salted Paper Prints in North America

Davis, Keith F. Natural Magic: Salted Paper Prints in North America. Santa Barbara Museum Art;, 2015. ISBN: 9780295994901. Unmarked text. Unclipped dust jacket Very Good in very good dust jacket. Hardcover. (#30667) $20.00

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Beautifully illustrated. Essays by Keith F. Davis, Lisa Volpe, Russell Lord, Jordan Bear, and others. Sections on Mexico, the United States, and Canada. Chronology, Biographies. Bibliography. 144p.

The salted paper print process and the daguerreotype were invented, for all practical purposes, simultaneously. Prior to this volume, scant research existed on the salted paper print in North America. The essays in this volume offer views on the use and materials of these prints as they ushered in the medium of photography.

HEYMAN, TT: Mirror of California: Daguerreotypes

Book cover. Mirror of California: DaguerreotypesHeyman, Therese Thau. Mirror of California: Daguerreotypes. The Oakland Museum, 1973. Unmarked. Very Good. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). (#30659)

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Catalog for exhibition at the Oakland Museum, Oakes Gallery, November 6, 1973 through January 27, 1974. 33p.

Illustrated throughout, including a 6-page pull out showing the view of San Francisco, 1853.

GRACE HUDSON MUSEUM: Aurelius O. Carpenter: Photographer of the Mendocino Frontier

Book Cover. Aurelius O. Carpenter: Photographer of the Mendocino FrontierSchenck, Marvin A.; Holmes, Karen; Smith-Ferri, Sherrie. Aurelius O. Carpenter: Photographer of the Mendocino Frontier. Grace Hudson Museum, 2006. ISBN: 0974030023. Unmarked. Very Good. Paperback. (#29903)

Catalog for Grace Hudson Museum 20th anniversary exhibition on Aurelius O. Carpenter’s photographs of Mendocino, October 7, 2006-January 21, 2007. 100 duotone photographs from the Grace Hudson Museum collection.

A. O. Carpenter (1836-1919) was an American photographer, writer and abolitionist. He was one of the earliest photographers in early American California. This volume highlights 40 years of work, begun in the 1870s. 120p.

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