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20 January 2021

Cabinet Card ~ Boy with Stereoscope

Category: History   Tags: Holmes-Bates
Cabinet Card ~ Boy with Stereoscope - Black & White Photography and Stereoscopy Blog

An American Cabinet Card from c. 1880 with an image of a little boy and a stereoscope.

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6 January 2021

Duboscq-Soleil Stereoscope

Category: Stereoscopes   Tags: Duboscq
Duboscq-Soleil Stereoscope - Black & White Photography and Stereoscopy Blog

A rare handheld stereoscope made by the French manufacturer Duboscq-Soleil, one of the pioneers in stereoscopy history.

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21 December 2020

Stereo daguerreotype of a woman

Category: Stereoviews   Tags: Daguerreotype
Stereo daguerreotype of a woman - Black & White Photography and Stereoscopy Blog

A hand tinted stereo daguerreotype of a woman. Daguerreotype was the first publicly available photography process and marked the beginning of the photography era.

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16 December 2020

Éditions S.T.L. and The Great War

Category: Stereoviews   Tags: Éditions S.T.L. / WWI
Éditions S.T.L. and The Great War - Black & White Photography and Stereoscopy Blog

Éditions S.T.L. was one of the most prolific producers of glass and paper stereoviews with images of the First World War but not much is known about the company.

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9 December 2020

"Le Nain" stereoscope by Mattey

Category: Stereoscopes   Tags: Mattey / Pennard & Fouquet

"Le Nain" is a curious stereo viewer manufactured by A. Mattey from Paris. It is a cross between a handheld and multiview stereoscope and supports 45 x 107mm glass stereoviews.

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2 December 2020

The Dutch East Indies in Stereo

Category: Stereoviews
The Dutch East Indies in Stereo - Black & White Photography and Stereoscopy Blog

A wooden box with fifty glass stereoviews and descriptions provides an interesting insight into Dutch colonial history in the former colony of Dutch East Indies.

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25 November 2020

More ICA artwork by Theo Matejko

Category: History   Tags: ICA
More ICA artwork by Theo Matejko - Black & White Photography and Stereoscopy Blog

I have added some new items to my collection of ICA artwork, including the most beautiful design that Theo Matejko has made for ICA.

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