Photogenic. From the Collection of the Royal Photographic Society.
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For the first time in print, over 300 of the finest works from the historic collection of The Royal Photographic Society are gathered together in Photogenic: Talbot's first experimental calotypes; selections from the largest collection in the world of works by Roger Fenton and Julia Margaret Cameron; important photographs from the British Secession moverment;; exceptional works by Stieglitz, Steichen and Coburn; and an amazing cache of other rarities by knowns and unknowns. Representing one of the greatest collections of nineteenth- and early twentieth-century photography, Photogenic follows the fascinating development of the early photographic form - from art and portraiture through documentary and travel to science and architecture - with each extraordinary image revealing the enduring power of photography.