Topic Descriptor: daguerreotypes×
  • La gracia de los retratos antiguos
    Fernández Ledesma, Enrique
    La gracia de los retratos antiguos [The Charm of Old Portraits] by Enrique Fernández Ledesma (1950) is required reading to learn about the history of photography in Mexico. It includes a prologue written by the diplomat Marte R. Gómez, as well as a [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 785694

  • Los Daguerrotipos : comentados por Weston
    Weston, Edward Henry
    These are Edward Weston’s notes on daguerreotypes. He remarks that those original images had no artistic pretensions at all. The complicated process made it hard for photographers to play the “arrogant artist.” Weston also suggests that the [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 748763