The Solemnity of Shadows: Juan Laurent’s Vision of Spain
Honoring Juan Laurent on His 200th Birthday
This feature presents the photographs from the exhibition held in the East Building Study Center in 2011 (slides 1–29), plus additional selections from the more than 660 photographs by Juan Laurent or his successors that are in the department of image collections. Unless otherwise indicated, all images are by Juan Laurent and are albumen silver prints made from collodion glass negatives; dates are those of the collodion negatives. For the full records of the photographs, click the highlighted links in the captions of the images in the slide show.