'Mother and Child'

Newer Older

Henry Essenhigh Corke (1883-1919); Autochrome

Collection of National Media Museum

This is an autochrome - an early colour process which used a glass plate covered in microscopic, red, green and blue grains of potato starch.

We're happy for you to share this digital image within the spirit of The Commons. Certain restrictions on high quality reproductions of the original physical version of apply though; if you're unsure please visit the National Media Museum website.

For obtaining reproductions of selected images please go to the Science and Society Picture Library.

Thass Jillion, RanaSpot/Busy, M.FP, and 1391 other people added this photo to their favorites.

View 20 more comments

  1. Abu Aabed 15 months ago | reply

    Highly artistic. Thanks for sharing beauty.

  2. Arcadius Kul 14 months ago | reply

    nice shot - kinda retro style

  3. dcdcfvfv [deleted] 13 months ago | reply

    Its Awesome...... i remember a saying .......

    - A baby is something you carry inside you for nine months, in your arms for three years and in your heart till the day you die.

  4. nyske 12 months ago | reply

    Very beautiful!

  5. SJH Foto 10 months ago | reply

    Antiquated clothing aside, i would have thought it was shot today! Nice!

  6. fatimahalansary 10 months ago | reply

    wooow very naice this is photo :) I love my mam :)

  7. Soldisee 10 months ago | reply

    So pleased the media museum is currently safe!! This is a lovely image in any era.

  8. fenstermacher 10 months ago | reply

    Technique trumps technology. Digital imaging has made photography incredibly easy, but great photographs are still elusive.

  9. lada/photo 9 months ago | reply

    Charming shot.

  10. kristavanichinnsamy 8 months ago | reply

    Lovely cute Great image.

  11. Soledad Bezanilla 5 months ago | reply

    Woo bella ,magnifico trabajo

  12. paral_lax <°)>< 4 months ago | reply

    Thanx for sharing.

  13. تُل ~ 2 months ago | reply

    Lovely picture So CUTE
    I really like this old days
    Great ^_^

  14. NatureLover6 2 months ago | reply

    When was this picture taken??

keyboard shortcuts: previous photo next photo L view in light box F favorite < scroll film strip left > scroll film strip right ? show all shortcuts