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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...

Aberhart, Laurence

Kyla Mackenzie.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Photography and Photographs; 19th-Century Art; Industrial and Commercial Art; 20th-Century Art; Contemporary Art. 371 words.

(b Nelson, 1949).

New Zealand photographer. Aberhart became a leading photographer in New Zealand from the 1970s with his distinctive 8×10 inch black-and-white photographs,...

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,...

Alguacil Blázquez, Casiano

Lee Fontanella.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Photography and Photographs; 19th-Century Art; 20th-Century Art. 155 words.

(b Mazarambroz, Toledo, Aug 14, 1832; d Toledo, Dec 3, 1914).

Spanish photographer. He moved to Toledo c. 1862, and he and Fernando González Pedroso were the first two...

Andree, A(dolphus) W(illiam)

Ismeth Raheem.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Photography and Photographs; 19th-Century Art; South and Southeast Asian Art; 20th-Century Art. 296 words.

(b Jaffna, Ceylon [now Sri Lanka], Sept 26, 1869; d Colombo, July 2, 1910).

Ceylonese photographer. His family had practised photography for three generations. His grandfather,...

Anthropology and photography

Elizabeth Edwards.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online February 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Photography and Photographs; 19th-Century Art; 20th-Century Art; Contemporary Art. 1982 words.

Photography and anthropology emerged almost simultaneously in the third decade of the 19th century and have been entangled ever since. There are two major strands to anthropological or...

Architectural photography

Micheline Nilsen.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online February 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Photography and Photographs; Architecture; 19th-Century Art; 20th-Century Art; Contemporary Art. 2299 words.

Genre of Photography that encompasses both practical documentation of Architecture and aesthetic expression. The scope of the genre has been broad, including exterior and interior...

Atalaya Gonzales, Enrique

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Book Arts and Illustration; Photography and Photographs; 20th-Century Art; 19th-Century Art. 705 words.

Spanish, 19th – 20th century, male.

Active in France.

Born 2 May 1851, in Murcia; died 27 July 1913, in Paris.

Painter (including gouache), watercolourist,...

Atget, Eugène

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online July 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Photography and Photographs; 20th-Century Art; 19th-Century Art. 520 words.

French, 19th–20th century, male.

Born 12 February 1857, in Libourne, France; died 4 August 1927, in Paris.

Photographer. Landscapes, city scenes, genre scenes.

Or...

Atget, (Jean-)Eugène(-Auguste)

Maria Morris Hambourg.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Photography and Photographs; 19th-Century Art; 20th-Century Art. 1085 words.

(b Libourne, nr Bordeaux, Feb 12, 1857; d Paris, Aug 4, 1927).

French photographer. An only child of working-class parents, he was orphaned at an early age and went to sea....