Art/ Collection/ Art Object

The Chess Players

Artist:
Likely by Antoine-François-Jean Claudet (French, active Great Britain, 1797–1867)
Artist:
Possibly by Nicolaas Henneman (Dutch, Heemskerk 1813–1898 London)
Date:
ca. 1845
Medium:
Salted paper print from paper negative
Dimensions:
19.5 x 14.5 cm (7 11/16 x 5 11/16 in. )
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
The Rubel Collection, Promised Gift of William Rubel
Accession Number:
L.1997.84.2
Not on view
Probably Nicholaas Henneman; Lacock Abbey; Fred Bird; Harold White; [Sean Thackrey]; Rubel Collection; [Hans P. Kraus, Jr.]

Museum of Fine Arts, Houston. "The Art of Photography 1839-1989," February 4, 1989–April 30, 1989.

Museum of Fine Arts, Houston. "The Art of Photography 1839-1989," February 11, 1989–April 30, 1989.

Canberra. National Gallery of Australia. "The Art of Photography 1839-1989," June 17, 1989–August 27, 1989.

National Gallery of Australia. "The Art of Photography 1839-1989," June 17, 1989–August 27, 1989.

London. Royal Academy of Arts. "The Art of Photography 1839-1989," September 23, 1989–December 23, 1989.

Royal Academy of Arts. "The Art of Photography 1839-1989," September 23, 1989–December 23, 1989.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Inventing a New Art: Early Photographs from the Rubel Collection in the Metropolitan Museum of Art," June 1, 1999–September 19, 1999.

Weaver, Mike. The Art of Photography 1839-1989. London: Yale University Press, 1989. pl. 13.

Schaaf, Larry J. "The Puzzling Chess Players." William Henry Fox Talbot Catalogue Raisonné, Oxford: Bodleian Libraries, Oxford University, June 3, 2016. http://foxtalbot.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/the-puzzling-chess-players/.



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