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Muybridge, Eadweard 1830-1904

Overview
Works: 1,412 works in 2,080 publications in 3 languages and 22,755 library holdings
Genres: Pictorial works  History  Biography  Exhibition catalogs  Illustrated works  Board books  Toy and movable books  Biographies  Drama  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Author, Photographer, Director, Producer, Illustrator, Patent holder, Restager , Artist, Book producer, Inscriber, Dedicatee, Honoree, Correspondent
Classifications: QP301, 612.76
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Most widely held works about Eadweard Muybridge
 
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Most widely held works by Eadweard Muybridge
The human figure in motion by Eadweard Muybridge( Book )

40 editions published between 1901 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,650 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"196 plates (containing over 4700 individual photographs) from the famous Muybridge collection, chosen for their value to artists, doctors, and researchers"--Jacket
Animals in motion by Eadweard Muybridge( Book )

44 editions published between 1956 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,599 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"More than 4000 high-speed shots of 34 different animals and birds, in 123 different types of action: horses, elephants, mastiffs, camels, guanacos, sloths, cats, raccoons, baboons, jaguars, kangaroos, asses, gnus, gazelles, pigs, elands, oxen, setters, mules, lions, deer, goats, whippets, elk, pigeons, adjutants, oryx, vultures, cockatoos, hawks, ostriches, tigers, capybaras, eagles. Animals are shown walking, running, leaping, flying--in typical actions. The horse alone is shown in more than 40 different ways: galloping with nude rider, trotting, pacing with sulky, cantering, jumping hurdles, carrying, rolling on barrels, and 36 other actions. [Many] photos taken against ruled backgrounds; most actions taken from 3 angles at once: 90°, 60°, rear. Foreshortened views are included."--Jacket
Gallop! by Rufus Butler Seder( Book )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 1,177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Depicts eight animals and one star image, each of which becomes animated as the page is fully opened
Muybridge's Complete human and animal locomotion : all 781 plates from the 1887 Animal locomotion by Eadweard Muybridge by Eadweard Muybridge( Book )

46 editions published in 1979 in 3 languages and held by 903 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Volume 1 of 3-volume set includes studies of nude men and women in remarkable stopped-action photographs by pioneering master photographer. Essential for artists, animators, photographers, cinematographers, anyone interested in the mechanics of people in motion. --Publisher description
Eadweard Muybridge : the man who invented the moving picture by Kevin MacDonnell( Book )

5 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 698 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The male and female figure in motion : 60 classic photographic sequences by Eadweard Muybridge( Book )

16 editions published between 1984 and 2012 in English and held by 428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of the best, most representative sequences from original 5,000 prints. Taken at speeds up to 1/6000th of a second, incredibly precise images show undraped male and female subjects against a ruled background, running, walking, leaping, twisting, throwing, many other activities. Views from front, rear and three-quarter angle
Helios : Eadweard Muybridge in a time of change by Philip Brookman( Book )

5 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Photographer Eadweard Muybridge was above all an innovator who played a groundbreaking role in the creative transformation of late nineteenth-century American and European culture. He pushed the limits of existing technology between 1850 and the dawn of the twentieth century, a time of rapid social and political change. Inspired by a complex set of goals that were artistic, scientific, commercial, and above all personal in nature, Muybridge reinterpreted the grand landscape traditions of photography, surveyed the construction of Western railroads, depicted the growth of the Pacific Coast of the United States, and documented the Modoc War and Central American agriculture. He then developed the ability to freeze photographic sequences describing human and animal locomotion, and reanimated these in some of the first projected motion pictures. Muybridge helped alter and expand our understanding of the world, yet the full complexity of his art is little known today
The great train robbery : and other primary works by Edwin S Porter( Visual )

12 editions published between 1894 and 2002 in English and held by 344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The genesis of the motion picture medium is recreated in this collection of films from cinema's formative period. More than crucial historical artifacts, these films reveal the foundation from which the styles and stories of the contemporary cinema would later arise. An animated rendering of Eadweard Muybridge's primitive motion studies (1877-85) begins the program, immediately defining the compound appeal of cinema as both a scientific marvel and sensational popular entertainment. This is followed by the works of Louis and Auguste Lumière."--Publisher
Eadweard Muybridge and the photographic panorama of San Francisco, 1850-1880 by David Harris( Book )

8 editions published in 1993 in English and Undetermined and held by 328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the first work to attempt this systematically, and to make possible a comparison of all the major creations in this thirty-year history of San Francisco's photographic panoramas, a period of the rise of a city and photography alike
The horse in motion : as shown by instantaneous photography : with a study on animal mechanics founded on anatomy and the revelations of the camera : in which is demonstrated the theory of quadrupedal locomotion by J. D. B Stillman( Book )

10 editions published between 1881 and 1882 in English and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the archive room in the basement of the library
Animal locomotion by Eadweard Muybridge( Book )

32 editions published between 1887 and 1981 in English and held by 311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Animals in motion, an electro-photographic investigation of consecutive phases of muscular actions by Eadweard Muybridge( Book )

19 editions published between 1899 and 1925 in English and Undetermined and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With a view to supplying the demand of art and of science students, it was decided to select a number of the most important plates which were in the work published in 1887 with the title: Animal locomotion (which contained 20,000 figures) and republish them on a reduced scale. The selected plates in this volume demonstrate certain facts which occur in regular sequence, with uniform intervals of time during the accomplishment of some act of motion thus enabling the phases which characterise the transition from one period of movement to another period to be leisurely studied
The human figure in motion : an electro-photographic investigation of consecutive phases of muscular actions by Eadweard Muybridge( Book )

24 editions published between 1883 and 1931 in English and held by 293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Animal locomotion; the Muybridge work at the University of Pennsylvania by University of Pennsylvania( Book )

11 editions published between 1888 and 1973 in English and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume begins with a thorough account of instantaneous photography, which made the work of Muybridge possible
Eadweard Muybridge : the Stanford years, 1872-1882 by Stanford University( Book )

6 editions published in 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Descriptive zoopraxography : or, The science of animal locomotion made popular by Eadweard Muybridge( )

24 editions published between 1893 and 2012 in English and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A photographic investigation of animal movements
Horses and other animals in motion : 45 classic photographic sequences by Eadweard Muybridge( Book )

10 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Best, most representative sequences have been specially selected from the monumental original and are presented here in crisp, double-page plates printed on high-quality stock. Horses hauling, walking, trotting, etc., plus sequences of donkeys, an ox, pig, dog, cat, deer and other animals capture details of anatomy and movement with astonishing clarity
Développement de la méthode graphique par l'emploi de la photographie by Etienne-Jules Marey( )

6 editions published between 1884 and 1885 in French and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One city/two visions : San Francisco panoramas, 1878 and 1990 by Eadweard Muybridge( Book )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Panoramic San Francisco : from California Street hill : 1877 by Eadweard Muybridge( Book )

6 editions published in 1877 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The human figure in motionThe human figure in motion : an electro-photographic investigation of consecutive phases of muscular actions
Alternative Names
Eadweard J. Muybridge

Eadweard Muybridge

Eadweard Muybridge britisk fotograf

Eadweard Muybridge Brits fotograaf (1830-1904)

Eadweard Muybridge brittisk fotograf

Eadweard Muybridge englischer Fotograf und Pionier der Fototechnik

Eadweard Muybridge fotografik angielski

Eadweard Muybridge fotografo inglese

Edvard Majbridž

Edvard Maybric

Edvards Meibridžs

Helios

Muggeridge, Edward James.

Muggeridge, Edward James 1830-1904

Muggeridge, Edward William 1830-1904

Mugridge, J. 1830-1904

Muybridge, E. J.

Muybridge, Eadweard J.

Muybridge, Eadweard J. 1830-1904

Muybridge, Eduardo Santiago

Muybridge, Eduardo Santiago 1830-1904

Muybridge, Edward

Muybridge, Edward 1830-1904

Muygridge, Edward

Muygridge, Edward 1830-1904

Mybridge, Edward James 1830-1904

Ίντγουιρντ Μάιμπριτζ

Ίντγουιρντ Μάιμπριτζ Αγγλοαμερικανός φωτογράφος

Едвард Мајбриџ

Едвард Мейбридж

Мейбридж, Эдвард

Эдвард Мейбридж английский и американский фотограф

אדוארד מייברידג'

אדוארד מייברידג' צלם אמריקני יליד בריטניה

ادوارد مایبریج عکاس بریتانیایی

إدوارد مويبريدج

ედვარდ მეიბრიჯი

ედვარდ მეიბრიჯი ინგლისელ-ამერიკელი ფოტოგრაფი

에드워드 마이브리지

エドワード・マイブリッジ

ムイブリッジ

埃德沃德·迈布里奇

Languages
English (433)

French (10)

German (7)

Covers
Animals in motionGallop!Muybridge's Complete human and animal locomotion : all 781 plates from the 1887 Animal locomotion by Eadweard MuybridgeThe male and female figure in motion : 60 classic photographic sequencesHelios : Eadweard Muybridge in a time of changeThe human figure in motion : an electro-photographic investigation of consecutive phases of muscular actionsHorses and other animals in motion : 45 classic photographic sequences