|Louis-Desire Blanquart-Evrard - “Cheval Tenu par un Jeune Homme”|
|Contact: Charles Schwartz|
Company: Charles Schwartz Ltd.
Company: 21 East 90th Street
Company: New York, NY 10128 USA
|Medium: Vintage Salt Print|
|Image Date: 1853|
|Print Date: 1853|
|Dimensions: 6.25 x 9 in. (159 x 229 mm)|
|Photo Country: France|
|Photographer Country: France|
|Description: Blanquart-Evrard was a very important printer and pioneer of photographic printing processes. He was the first to publish in France on the calotype negative/positive paper process, and in 1850 he improved significantly on the albumen paper print process. This strong image was made by Blanquart-Evrard himself, though he is also well-known for publishing the portfolios of such notables as John Beasly Greene and Henri Le Secq. He also founded the well-known Blanquart-Evrard Printing Company.
On mount: "ÉTUDES PHOTOGRAPHIQUES. 1[st] SÉRIE, No. 20 BLANQUART EVRARD, EDITEUR. IMPRIMERIE PHOTOGRAPHIQUE. Blanquart-Evrard. ´a Lille." Please contact the gallery for a quote on shipping and insurance costs. If applicable, residents of New York will be charged sales tax. International clients will be responsible for their VAT. Please note that we do not ship internationally on items under $1,000.|