domingo, 5 de abril de 2009

Fotógrafo Brogi. Pistoia. Fotografía antigua Italia 1870

Fotografía de Giacomo Brogi que representa una plaza de Pistoia.

Esta firmada con el sello impreso seco del artista lo que nos permite situarla en la primera época , es decir, hacia 1870.

El estudio de Brogi tuvo una gran actividad en la zona norte de Italia, vendiéndose sus fotos a todo el mundo merced a los primeros turistas que llevaron sus albúminas, aisladas y en álbumes, a sus respectivos países.

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Giacomo Brogi (1822–1881), an Italian engraver based in Florence, became one of the most renowned photographers of that city. He learned photography from the scientist Tito Puliti and in 1856 opened a studio with an unknown partner. In 1859 or 1860 he established his own studio, specializing at first in portrait photography. Brogi soon began to produce views and other subjects, and in 1863 he published his first catalog. His business eventually expanded to include studios and associates throughout Italy. Brogi was a founder and the first vice president of the Italian Photographic Society.
  • Fotografía comercial. Carte de visite Establecimento Brogi Vista de la Torre de Pisa.
 
 
  •  Dorso ilustrado con sus establecimientos y premios


Links

  • Álbum de Brogi sobre el Monasterio Certosa di Pavia que se encuentra conservado en la BNF Biblioteca Nacional de Francia
  • Álbum de Brogi de Recueil Vues de Paris editado por Edouard Hautecoeur conservado en el BNF Biblioteca Nacional de Francia
  • Fotos de Giacomo Brogi conservadas en el Art Courtauld Institute of Art
  • Courtauld Institute of Art 
  • Exhibition Archive Photographic Recollections: Ancient and Islamic Monuments in the Near East 1850-1880

      - Some of the photographers featured, such as James Robertson, Felix Bonfils and Wilhelm Hammerschmidt, settled and established studios in Istanbul, Beirut or Cairo, to deal directly with the increasing numbers of travellers to the area. Other photographers, like Francis Frith, Frank Mason Good, Giacomo Brogi and Francis Bedford, undertook extensive and laborious expeditions to acquire their negatives, which they sold to the home market from catalogues, or, in the case of the Italian Brogi and the English Bedford, published in magnificent albums-----
  • Fotos antiguas de Italia. Varios autores
  • Lee Gallery  Images of Italy Exhibition
  • Brogi en colecciones españolas: Archivo Fotográfico Enrique Lafuente Ferrari
  • Brogi como fotógrafo de pintura. Metropolitan Museum Two Pannels by the Master of St. George Codex in the Cloisters

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