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[Album from the Archive of the French Medium Henry Mathouillot]

Artist:
Unknown (French)
Artist:
Henry Mathouillot Archive
Date:
1920–38
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image: 4 5/16 × 3 1/8 in. (11 × 7.9 cm); each
Classification:
Albums
Credit Line:
Gilman Collection, Gift of The Howard Gilman Foundation, 2005
Accession Number:
2005.100.383.1
Not on view
Inscription: Inscribed in black ink on album page, C: "Album // de photographies spirites // clichés pris pae Mr. Henri Mathouillot"; inscribed in red pencil on album page: "Personnel"; stemped in red ink on album page: "HENRI MATHOUILLOT // INGENIEUR-ELECTRICIEN // 32, rue Danton, 32 // LEVALLOIS - PERRET (Seine).
Each print is annotated with copious notes as to date, time and spirit manifestations (in French).
Some print with numbers or letters inscribed in negative
[...];(Swann Galleries, April 19, 1997, lot 470); Gilman Paper Company Collection, New York

Museum Abteiberg Mönchengladbach. "In the Realm of Phantoms. Photographs of the Invisible," October 12, 1997–January 4, 1998.

Kunsthalle Krems. "In the Realm of Phantoms. Photographs of the Invisible," February 20, 1998–June 1, 1998.

Fotomuseum Winterthur. "In the Realm of Phantoms. Photographs of the Invisible," June 1998–August 1998.

La Maison Européenne de la Photographie. "The Perfect Medium," November 3, 2004–February 6, 2005.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "The Perfect Medium," September 27, 2005–December 31, 2005.

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