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Abbe, James

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Photography and Photographs; Book Arts and Illustration; Art of the United States; 19th-Century Art; 20th-Century Art. 462 words.

(Edward)

(b Alfred, ME, July 17, 1883; d San Francisco, Nov 11, 1973).

American photographer. Self-taught, Abbe started to produce photographs at the age of 12. From...

Akeley, Carl Ethan

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Photography and Photographs; Sculpture and Carving; 20th-Century Art; 19th-Century Art; Art of the United States. 611 words.

American, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 1864, in Clarendon (New York); died 1926, in Mont Mikeno or Kabale, Belgian Congo (now Democratic Republic of Congo).

Sculptor,...

Anthony, Edward

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online February 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Photography and Photographs; 19th-Century Art; Art of the United States. 298 words.

American, 19th century, male.

Born 31 January 1819, in New York City; died 14 December 1888, in New York City.

Photographer, businessman.

E. & H.T. Anthony (firm).

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Austen, (Elizabeth) Alice

Fiona Dejardin.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Photography and Photographs; Art of the United States; 19th-Century Art; 20th-Century Art. 379 words.

(b Rose Bank, Staten Island, NY, March 17, 1866; d New York, June 9, 1952).

American photographer. She was introduced to photography by a friend, Oswall Muller, sometime around...

Ball, J(ames) P(resley)

Camara Dia Holloway.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online May 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Photography and Photographs; Art of the United States; 19th-Century Art; 20th-Century Art. 380 words.

(b Virginia, 1825; d Honolulu, HI, May 3, 1904).

African American photographer. Ball’s parents, William and Susan Ball, were freeborn Americans of African descent. J. P. Ball...

Ball, James Presley

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online February 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Photography and Photographs; Art of the United States; 19th-Century Art. 426 words.

American, 19th century, male.

Born in 1825, in Virginia; died in 1905, in Honolulu, Hawaii.

Photographer (daguerreotypes). Portraits, genre subjects, architectural...

Bannister, Edward Mitchell

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Photography and Photographs; Prints and Printmaking; Religious Art; Christian Art; Art of the United States; 19th-Century Art. 771 words.

Canadian, 19th century, male.

Born 2 November 1828, in St Andrews (New Brunswick); died 9 January 1901, in Providence (Rhode Island).

Painter, draughtsman, watercolourist,...

Barnard, George N.

R. L. Harley.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Photography and Photographs; Art of the United States; 19th-Century Art. 523 words.

(b CT, Dec 23, 1819; d Cedarville, NY, Feb 4, 1902).

American photographer . Barnard began to take photographs c. 1842 and opened a daguerreotype studio in Oswego, NY, in...

Bechtle, Robert

Janet Bishop.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online June 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Photography and Photographs; Art of the United States; 19th-Century Art; 20th-Century Art; Contemporary Art. 862 words.

(b San Francisco, CA, May 14, 1932).

American painter. Native of the San Francisco Bay Area, known for careful observation and explicit use of snapshot-like photographic source...

Bellocq, E(rnest) J(ames)

Amy Rule.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Photography and Photographs; Architecture; Art of the United States; 19th-Century Art; 20th-Century Art; East Asian Art. 214 words.

(b New Orleans, LA, March 15, 1873; d New Orleans, 1949).

American photographer. Bellocq is known to have worked as a commercial photographer in New Orleans from 1895 to 1940 and...