Tuesday, April 30, 2019
Daguerreotype With Multiple Exposures of the Moon Taken With a Telescope Probably by French Photographer Antoine-François-Jean Claudet (1840's/1850's)
Daguerreotype with at least 18 exposures of the moon taken with a telescope probably by French photographer Antoine-François-Jean Claudet, c. 1846-1852. British photographer John Jabez Edwin Mayall is also credited with taking the daguerreotype.
Source: Metropolitan Museum of Art.
Saturday, April 27, 2019
Daguerreotype self-portrait of a man believed to be John Jabez Edwin Mayall, c. 1844.
Source: Library of Congress.