LA PLATINOTYPIE, EXPOSÉ THÉORIQUE ET PRATIQUE D'UN PROCÉDÉ PHOTOGRAPHIQUE AUX SELS DE PLATINE PERMETTANT D'OBTENIR RAPIDEMENT DES ÉPREUVES INALTÉRABLES; Translated from the German by Henry Gauthier-Villars. Joseph Pizzighelli, Le Baron Hübl, Giuseppe.
LA PLATINOTYPIE, EXPOSÉ THÉORIQUE ET PRATIQUE D'UN PROCÉDÉ PHOTOGRAPHIQUE AUX SELS DE PLATINE PERMETTANT D'OBTENIR RAPIDEMENT DES ÉPREUVES INALTÉRABLES; Translated from the German by Henry Gauthier-Villars.

LA PLATINOTYPIE, EXPOSÉ THÉORIQUE ET PRATIQUE D'UN PROCÉDÉ PHOTOGRAPHIQUE AUX SELS DE PLATINE PERMETTANT D'OBTENIR RAPIDEMENT DES ÉPREUVES INALTÉRABLES; Translated from the German by Henry Gauthier-Villars.

Paris: Gauthier-Villars, 1883. First French ed. Small 8vo., xiv, 90 pp., mounted platinotype frontispiece with tissue guard. Quarter morocco with marbled boards, gilt title within raised bands on spine. Scattered light foxing, occasional ink notations or corrections in text, and transfer from the frontispiece to the blank tissue guard; else very good. Item #26228

This manual discusses Pizzighelli's newly modified platinum process. Pizzighelli was the brother-in-law of H.W. Vogel with whom he invented gelatin silver chloride emulsion for printing papers. M. Le Baron Hübl invented the multiple gum printing process. The frontispiece is an original platinum print.

Roosens and Salu No. 8637. OCLC locates nineteen copies.

Price: $650.00