A Country Stream

PhotographerWilliam James Stillman

CountryUnited States

MediumPhotogravure: Text

VolumeBits of Nature: A Series of Ten Photogravures from Nature

AtelierN.Y. Photogravure Company (New York City)


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Children, Landscape, Landscape, Streams


Image Dimensions: 11.0 x 18.6 cm (Japan tissue)
Support Dimensions: 25.3 x 30.5 cm | thin, manilla leaf

A Country Stream was later published as a photogravure plate in the October, 1889 issue of Sun & Shade, plate III, whole # 14. Credit for plate in lower left margin corner is for W.J. Stillman Photo.

What appears to be the shoes of these well-dressed children wading into the water can be seen deposited in brush on the left hand side of the stream bank.

Stillman, (1828-1901) was an American painter, journalist and photographer.

staining and age-toning to gravure tissue.

A Country Stream