William Henry Fox Talbot

Upon seeing the first daguerreotype around 1840, the French painter Paul Delaroche (1797-1856), declared: “From today, painting is dead.” Painting did not die that day, but photography…

This summer, the Center will showcase a selection of salted paper prints, one of the earliest forms of photography and a British invention. Featuring more than one hundred seldom-displayed salt…

Rare Examples of Early Photography on View this Summer

Exhibition features more than one hundred images from the Wilson Centre for Photography…