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photograph - Artist's Study: Male Nude Squatting
  • Artist's Study: Male Nude Squatting
    Rejlander, Oscar Gustav, born 1813 - died 1875
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Artist's Study: Male Nude Squatting

  • Object:

    photograph

  • Date:

    c. 1857 (photographed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Rejlander, Oscar Gustav, born 1813 - died 1875 (photographer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Wet collodion glass negative

  • Credit Line:

    The Royal Photographic Society Collection at the V&A, acquired with the generous assistance of the National Lottery Heritage Fund and Art Fund

  • Museum number:

    RPS.1416-2017

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case TECHS

Physical description

Glass negative of a man squatting and looking down, with his wrists bound behind his back

Date

c. 1857 (photographed)

Artist/maker

Rejlander, Oscar Gustav, born 1813 - died 1875 (photographer)

Materials and Techniques

Wet collodion glass negative

Dimensions

Height: 229 mm Plate, Width: 176 mm Plate

Object history note

Displayed at the exhibition 'Souveraine Angleterre - L'age d'or de la photographie britannique' held in Paris, 1996.

Descriptive line

Photograph by Oscar Gustav Rejlander, 'Artist's Study: Male Nude Squatting', wet collodion glass negative, c. 1857

Materials

Collodion; Glass

Techniques

Wet collodion process; Photography

Categories

Photographs; Nude; The Royal Photographic Society; Portraits; RPS Digitisation Project

Collection

Royal Photographic Society Collection

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