Atelier Woodbury, c. 1857.
3 8 c m
40cm
actual image size: 32cm x 30cm

Atelier Woodbury, c. 1857.

Woodbury, Walter B (Walter Bentley)

© National Media Museum / Science & Society Picture Library

Description

Albumen print of Woodbury's workshop. Walter Bentley Woodbury (1834-1885) who invented the Woodburytype photographic process. Born in Manchester, Woodbury lived in Australia and Java, and set-up photographic studios there using the Collodion process. In 1864 Woodbury patented the Woodburytype process, a form of photomechanical gelatin reproduction that went on to become popular in book illustration in the latter part of the 19th century.
 

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