Blue Prints: The Photographs of Anna Atkins

at the New York Public Library

British Algae by Anna Atkin was the first book ever to be illustrated with photography, and the images within it were the first photographs ever used for scientific illustration.

Blue Prints: The Pioneering Photographs of Anna Atkins is the exhibition at theĀ New York Public Library till 17th February 2019.

There are several good reviews:

Forbes – click here.

Art News – click here.

and for images of the exhibition – click here.

 

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