• Creator
  • Wilkinson, W. T. Photo-engraving, photo-etching, and photo-lithography in line and half-tone also collotype and heliotype
  • Created Date
  • 1895
  • Publisher
  • Edward L. Wilson, 1895
    New York
  • Description
  • 1 three-color half-tone, 1 three-color collotype...is of interest because of the two color prints that are present. The first is a three-color half-tone by Dr. R.D. Grey [sic], of New York, who was an antagonist of Frederick Ives because of his contention that he, Grey [sic], was involved in three-color photography before Ives. This very fine outdoor photograph shows that he had mastered a very difficult medium at a very early date. The other ... more
    1 three-color half-tone, 1 three-color collotype...is of interest because of the two color prints that are present. The first is a three-color half-tone by Dr. R.D. Grey [sic], of New York, who was an antagonist of Frederick Ives because of his contention that he, Grey [sic], was involved in three-color photography before Ives. This very fine outdoor photograph shows that he had mastered a very difficult medium at a very early date. The other image is of a fan produced in three-color collotype by Ernest Edwards. This image is not as accurate as the scene in the Brooklyn Botanical Garden from 1894, but is still an important early example."--Hanson Collection catalog, p. 124. Forms part of the David A. Hanson Collection of the History of Photomechanical Reproduction. In: Photo-engraving, photo-etching, and photo-lithography in line and half-tone ; also collotype and heliotype / by W. T. Wilkinson, revised and enlarged by Edward L. Wilson. American (6th) ed. New York : Edward L. Wilson, 1895--Title supplied by cataloger. less
  • Format
  • Halftones
    Relief halftones
    Collotypes
    Photographs
  • Rights
  • No known copyright restrictions. No known restrictions on use.