About This Image

The study of movement or locomotion of the horse was the main focus of Marey's chrono-photographic studies, along with human locomotion and the flight of birds, right from the early 1870s onward. In July, 1887, Marey co-authored with Pagès an important article in the "Comptes Rendus de l’Académie des Science" on "Comparative Locomotion: pelvic limb movement in humans, elephants and horses"; and on September 2, 1893, he was the sole author of a second article in the journal "Nature", entitled "Locomotion compared in different animals, new applications of chronophotography"; and in 1898, "Analyse des mouvements du cheval par la chronophotographie".

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Print of Partial Film Strip of a White Horse in Six Frames
Etienne-Jules Marey Print of Partial Film Strip of a White Horse in Six Frames

Price $10,000

Main Image

Ref.# 15684

Medium Silver Print from Celluloid Film Strip

Mount unmounted

Photo Date 1895-98  Print Date 1895-98

Dimensions 7 x 3-1/8 in. (178 x 79 mm)

Photo Country France

Photographer Country France


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