Photohistorica supports the historical photography web site, photogravure.com. Photogravure.com's mission is to promote the recognition and appreciation of the hand-pulled Talbot-Klic photogravure. This significant and sublime process has been practiced by the some of the greatest minds in the history of the medium including W.H. Fox Talbot, P.H. Emerson, James Craig Annan, Alfred Stiegltiz, Alvin Langdon Coburn and Paul Strand.
The material available on this site falls into two categories: 1) photogravure images, books and reference material that is already represented in the collection and 2) collectible books and photographs that do not fall into the collecting parameters of photogravure.com
Photogravure presents a unique and untapped opportunity for both beginning and experienced collectors. Please take a minute to visit photogravure.com and see for yourself the immense impact this process has had on the evolution of photography as art.