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MUYBRIDGE THE HORSE IN MOTION 1882 1st EDITION

STILLMAN, J. D. B The Horse in Motion as Shown by Instantaneous Photography . . . . Illustrated by Eadweard Muybridge. Boston: James R. Osgood, 1882. 4to, gilt lettered pictorial brown cloth, t.e.g., gilt titles to the spine. First edition. With 107 illustrations, including 105 drawings of horse anatomy and pacing and two heliotypes showing the arrangements of cameras. An early example of Muybridge's use of multiple cameras to capture motion, taking on the popularly debated question of whether all four of a horse's hooves left the ground at the same time in a gallop. Rare green cover.

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Estimate: $500 - $800
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$800
11/14/2020

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