• Creator
  • Badlam, Alexander, 1809-1894. The wonders of Alaska
  • Created Date
  • 1891
  • Publisher
  • Published for the author, 1891
    San Francisco
  • Description
  • [9] phototypes from photographs of scenery. [17] half-tones from photographs of scenery. Collotypes by Brit[t]on & Rey, San Francisco. Another Brit[t]on & Rey printing job with some of the plates showing a high degree of skill. The images are an interesting mixture of the half-tone and the collotype. The pictorial cover drawn from photographs is very good. According to a review in the Photographic Times the collotypes in the first edition were... more
    [9] phototypes from photographs of scenery. [17] half-tones from photographs of scenery. Collotypes by Brit[t]on & Rey, San Francisco. Another Brit[t]on & Rey printing job with some of the plates showing a high degree of skill. The images are an interesting mixture of the half-tone and the collotype. The pictorial cover drawn from photographs is very good. According to a review in the Photographic Times the collotypes in the first edition were by the American Bank Note Company."--Hanson Collection catalog, pp. 110-111. Forms part of the David A. Hanson Collection of the History of Photomechanical Reproduction. In: The wonders of Alaska / by Alexander Badlam; with illustrations and maps. 3rd ed., rev. San Francisco : Published for the Author, 1891--Title supplied by cataloger. less
  • Format
  • Phototypes
    Halftones
    Relief halftones
    Photographs
  • Rights
  • No known copyright restrictions. No known restrictions on use.