Woman in White - United States, circa 1885 Photographer:
Eadweard Muybridge Ref:
The English photographer Eadweard Muybridge was a brilliant and eccentric photographer who gained worldwide fame photographing animal and human movement imperceptible to the human eye. The culmination of his work was a book published in 1887 under the title of Animal Locomotion that contains 781 different prints showing animal and human sequences of movement. The photograph presented here is part of the series showing women in motion.