An Annotated Catalogue of the Illustrations of Human and Animal Expression from the Collection of Charles Darwin: Early Case of the Use of Photography

An Annotated Catalogue of the Illustrations of Human and Animal Expression from the Collection of Charles Darwin: Early Case of the Use of Photography

By: Phillip Prodger (author), Paul Ekman (preface_author)Hardback

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This exhibition catalogue offers information about the illustrations in Charles Darwin's book on expression, an insight into Darwin's thinking, showing his meticulous concern with the fine details of each illustration, and a look at the intellectual context in which he lived and worked. The illustrations described in this catalogue were the subject of an exhibition at the Natural History Museum, London, from 5 February to 29 March 1998.

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Contents

Part 1 Introduction: Part 2 Catalogue of illustrations in the Darwin Collection: descriptions of prints, drawings and photographs by James Crichton Browne; Oscar Gustave Rejlander; Giacomo Brogi; George Charles Wallich; Adolph Diedrich Kindermann; Lewis Carroll (Charles Lutwidge Dodgson); James M. Landy; Guillaume-Benjamin-Duchenne de Boulogne; Joseph Wolf; Briton Riviere; and others. Part 3 Lists of illustrations published in "The Expression of the Emotions in Man and Animals" (1872)

Product Details

  • publication date: 28/02/1998
  • ISBN13: 9780773484672
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 144
  • ID: 9780773484672
  • ISBN10: 0773484671

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