Chambre automatique de Bertsch

Chambre automatique de Bertsch

Camera

Adolphe Bertsch

Maker
French, 1860s

Chambre automatique de Bertsch

Chambre Automatique darkroom box


ca. 1864
Wood, metal, fabric, and glass
Overall (outer box): 12 3/8 × 14 3/8 × 8 11/16 in. (31.5 × 36.5 × 22 cm)
Overall (inner box): 8 3/8 × 13 9/16 × 7 1/16 in. (21.2 × 34.5 × 18 cm)
Overall (light-tight sleeve panel): 8 7/8 × 14 3/16 × 5/16 in. (22.5 × 36 × 0.8 cm)
Gift of Eastman Kodak Company, ex-collection Gabriel Cromer
1981.2871.0001
DescriptionDarkroom box sleeve panel for 1974.0037.2601.
Inscriptions Printed in black ink, label applied to light-tight sleeve panel, recto, TC: CHAMBRE \ Automatique \ de BERTSCH.
Inscribed in ink, label applied to top of inner box, C: Bertsch 2601 [numeral encircled]
Inscribed in ink, lable applied to chemistry bottle, C: Collodion \ iodure

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