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George Rodger

(Haley, United Kingdom, March 19, 1908 - July 24, 1995, Ashford, United Kingdom)

Kordofan, Market Scene, October 22, 1949
Ferrotyped gelatin silver print on paper
7 1/2 in. x 8 1/2 in. (19.05 cm x 21.59 cm)

Creation Place: Europe, English
Technique: Photography
Credit Line: Gift of Dr. George Thomsen
Accession Number: P2005.9.14

Marks
Caption labels affixed to verso; See Magazine illustration stamp dated "22 October 1949" on verso.
Donor's number: GR-398

Materials
Ferrotyped prints have a sensitive surface, usually shiny and thinner, because they are put through a press while still wet. Ferrotyping makes the surface of the photograph smoother. Light does not scatter as much on a smoother surface, so this increases contrast. That makes ferrotyped images better for press photography.

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