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Animal Locomotion (Self-portrait), plate 153 from the book Animal Locomotion. An Electro-Photographic Investigation of Consecutive Phases of Animal Movements. Commenced 1872-Completed 1885 by Eadweard Muybridge... (Philadelphia:University of Pennsylvania,
Animal Locomotion (Self-portrait), plate 153 from the book Animal Locomotion. An Electro-Photographic Investigation of Consecutive Phases of Animal Movements. Commenced 1872-Completed 1885 by Eadweard Muybridge... (Philadelphia:University of Pennsylvania, 1887)
Artist, Photographer:
Date:
1884–1887
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Collotype From Dry-collodion-on-glass Negative
Dimensions:
Image: 148 x 444 mm (5 13/16 x 17 1/2 in.); Sheet: 480 x 603 mm (18 7/8 x 23 3/4 in.)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1992.39
Acquisition Date:
1992-06-11
Credit Line:

Museum purchase, Emmett Solomon Memorial Fund

Exhibition History:

Gifts from the Gods: Art and the Olympic Ideal
Legion of Honor, July 28, 2012-June 23, 2013

Personal Perspectives: Aspects of American Photography
de Young: 10/15/2005 - 3/26/2006

CPLH, Recent Acquisitions, 14 June - 14 Sept 1997.

studies of a man in motion, running and jumping over a rope
Slender man; athlete; shown from rear and from right side; jumping high hurdle.

Contemporaneous Works “Art from the same century and country”