[Nude Study]

Albumen silver print from glass negative | 8.1 x 5.1in | 1853-54

Eugène Durieu

Durieu was a lawyer and early advocate and practitioner of photography in France. In 1853-54 he made a series of photographic studies of nude and costumed figures as models for artists. The French Romantic painter Eugène Delacroix helped him pose the...
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