EADWEARD MUYBRIDGE (1830-1904) A selection of 12 plates from Animal Locomotion depicting women engaged in quotidian activities. Collotypes, the images measuring 7x16 inches (17.8x40.6 cm.), the two-toned sheets 19x24 inches (48.3x61 cm.), with Muybridge's letterpress credit, series title, plate number, copyright, and date, on recto. 1887
Walking, bouquet in both hands, pl. 48 Turning around, 10-pound basket on head, pl. 57 Turning to ascend stairs, with a pitcher and goblet in hands, pl. 97 Descending incline, looking around and waving fan, pl. 140 Curtsying, pl. 198 Stooping, lifting and carrying 30-lb. basket, pl. 217 Stooping, lifiting water jar to head and turning, pl. 222 Sitting and flirting a fan, pl. 240 Rising from chair, stooping and lifting hand-chief, pl. 250 Putting up shoes and rising from chair, pl. 422 Setting down bucket and preparing to sweep, pl. 437 Setting down bucket and preparing to scrub, pl. 438.