Anna Atkins, Anatomized Leaves  (from Cyanotypes of British and Foreign Flowering Plants and Ferns), 1854-1861    Illustratrice de renom Anna Atkins (1799 -1871) est une botaniste britannique.   Elle commence à faire paraître en 1841 son ouvrage British Algae: Cyanotype Impressions qui est le premier à utiliser le cyanotype

Anna Atkins Algae - Photographs of British Algae: Cyanotype Impressions between 1843 and 1853

Atkins, Anna (1799-1871)  Date:    1853  Description:    A cyanotype labelled 'Ceylon', from the album 'Cyanotypes of British and Foreign Ferns', made by Anna Atkins in 1853.    This image was made by placing the plant specimen on top of light-sensitised paper and then exposing it to sunlight. The brilliant blue colour of the resulting prints gives the process its more common name - the blueprint. The process was used for many years to duplicate engineers' drawings.

Atkins, Anna Date: 1853 Description: A cyanotype labelled 'Ceylon', from the album 'Cyanotypes of British and Foreign Ferns', made by Anna Atkins in This image was made by placing the plant specimen on top of light-sensitised

TROWBRIDGE - Wild Meadow Flowers - Hailed as the first female photographer, Anna Atkins was also the first person to use cyanotype printi...

TROWBRIDGE - Wild Meadow Flowers - Hailed as the first female photographer, Anna Atkins was also the first person to use cyanotype printi.

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Stunning Victorian Cyanotypes of Sea Algae by Anna Atkins, the First Female Photographer and a Pioneer of Scientific Illustration

She "received an unusually scientific education for a woman of her time."[9] Her detailed engravings of shells were used to illustrate her father's translation of Lamarck's Genera of Shells, which was published in 1823.  She was considered the first woman to create a photograph

Anna Atkins (Maiden name Anna Children) March 1799 – 9 June an English botanist and photographer. She is often considered the first person to publish a book illustrated with photographic images.

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