A History of Photography, May 9, 2014 to December 31, 2018

Jean-Baptiste Sabatier-Blot (French, 1801–1881). Louise-Jacques-Mandé Daguerre, 1844. Daguerreotype. George Eastman House. Gift of Eastman Kodak Company, Ex-collection Gabriel Cromer. On view beginning May 9.

Jean-Baptiste Sabatier-Blot (French, 1801–1881). Louise-Jacques-Mandé Daguerre, 1844. Daguerreotype. George Eastman House. Gift of Eastman Kodak Company, Ex-collection Gabriel Cromer. On view beginning May 9.

The George Eastman House photography collection is among the best and most comprehensive in the world. With holdings that include objects ranging in date from the announcement of the medium’s invention in 1839 to the present day, the collection represents the full history of photography. Works by renowned masters of the medium exist side-by-side with vernacular and scientific photographs. The collection also includes all applications of the medium, from artistic pursuit to commercial enterprise and from amateur pastime to documentary record, as well as all types of photographic processes, from daguerreotypes to digital prints.

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