About This Image

Printed title with information on the ram, including his place of origin (Hongrie). With "Nadar jeune" stamp photo reversed out of photo. A rich print for this series. Commonly referred to as a varnished salt print, it is technically made by vernis-cuir, a process in which a paper is coated with layers of gelatin and tannin, giving it a thick high gloss like that of varnished leather. Tournachon often used the process and stamped these prints with his mark, "Nadar j[eu}ne."

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Ram (Bélier de Hongrie)
Adrien Tournachon-Nadar Ram (Bélier de Hongrie)

Price $4,500

Main Image

Ref.# 15229

Medium Salt print vernis-cuir from wet plate collodion plate

Mount on original printed mount

Photo Date 1856  Print Date 1856

Dimensions 7-7/8 x 10-1/8 in. (200 x 257 mm)

Photo Country France

Photographer Country France


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