Record pictures : photographs from the archives of the Institution of Civil Engineers / Michael Collins.

Before the invention of photography, civil engineers employed topographic artists to record the progression of their projects. Termed 'record pictures', these are the unacknowledged foundation of the history of photography. This book contains previously unpublished examples.

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Collins, Michael, 1961 January 8- (Author)
Corporate Author: Institution of Civil Engineers (Great Britain)
Format: Ebook
Language:English
Published: London : Thomas Telford, 2004.
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Online Access:ICE Premier Collection
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Summary:Before the invention of photography, civil engineers employed topographic artists to record the progression of their projects. Termed 'record pictures', these are the unacknowledged foundation of the history of photography. This book contains previously unpublished examples.
Physical Description:1 online resource (60 leaves of plates) : chiefly illustrations (some colour)
Format:Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Bibliography:Includes bibliographical references.
ISBN:0727748955
9780727748959
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