Eadweard Muybridge  (American/British, 1830-1904) 

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Eadweard Muybridge, "Gazelle" walking, spaving, right hind leg

 

Eadweard Muybridge
"Gazelle" walking, spaving, right hind leg
1872-1885

Robert Koch Gallery
Eadweard Muybridge, Ascending a stepladder

 

Eadweard Muybridge
Ascending a stepladder
1872-1885

Robert Koch Gallery
Eadweard Muybridge, Fencers, from Human and Animal Locomotion

 

Eadweard Muybridge
Fencers, from Human and Animal Locomotion
1887

Laurence Miller Gallery
Eadweard Muybridge, Fencers, from Human and Animal Locomotion

 

Eadweard Muybridge
Fencers, from Human and Animal Locomotion
1887

Laurence Miller Gallery
Eadweard Muybridge, Fencers, from Human and Animal Locomotion

 

Eadweard Muybridge
Fencers, from Human and Animal Locomotion
1887

Laurence Miller Gallery
Eadweard Muybridge, Jumping, standing broad jump

 

Eadweard Muybridge
Jumping, standing broad jump
1887

Fraenkel Gallery
Eadweard Muybridge, Stepping on and over a trestle

 

Eadweard Muybridge
Stepping on and over a trestle
1887

Fraenkel Gallery
Eadweard Muybridge, Baboon walking on all fours

 

Eadweard Muybridge
Baboon walking on all fours
1887

Fraenkel Gallery
Eadweard Muybridge, Ostrich running

 

Eadweard Muybridge
Ostrich running
1887

Fraenkel Gallery
Eadweard Muybridge, Ox walking

 

Eadweard Muybridge
Ox walking
1887

Fraenkel Gallery
Eadweard Muybridge, Miscellaneous, Phases of the Toilet

 

Eadweard Muybridge
Miscellaneous, Phases of the Toilet
1887

Fraenkel Gallery
Eadweard Muybridge, "Daisy" cantering, saddled

 

Eadweard Muybridge
"Daisy" cantering, saddled
Robert Koch Gallery
Eadweard Muybridge, Racing Study

 

Eadweard Muybridge
Racing Study
LUMAS - PHOTO.ART.EDITIONS.
Eadweard Muybridge, Animal Locomotion, Plate 72 Running and leading child hand in hand

 

Eadweard Muybridge
Animal Locomotion, Plate 72 Running and leading child hand in hand
1887

Wessel + O'Connor Fine Art
Eadweard Muybridge, Animal Locomotion, Plate 621, Annie G., Cantering, saddled

 

Eadweard Muybridge
Animal Locomotion, Plate 621, Annie G., Cantering, saddled
1887

Wessel + O'Connor Fine Art
Eadweard Muybridge, Cockatoo Flying

 

Eadweard Muybridge
Cockatoo Flying
Robert Koch Gallery
Eadweard Muybridge, Untitled (Man with Cricket Bat)

 

Eadweard Muybridge
Untitled (Man with Cricket Bat)
Weston Gallery, Inc.
Eadweard Muybridge, Untitled (Girl Running)

 

Eadweard Muybridge
Untitled (Girl Running)
Weston Gallery, Inc.
Eadweard Muybridge, Cricket, batting and drive

 

Eadweard Muybridge
Cricket, batting and drive
Atlas Gallery
Eadweard Muybridge, Plate 349 from "Animal Locomotion", c. 1887

 

Eadweard Muybridge
Plate 349 from "Animal Locomotion", c. 1887
Etherton Gallery
 

1830   Born Edward James Muggeridge at Kingston upon Thames, England.
1855   Arrived in San Francisco, starting his career as a publisher's agent and bookseller.
1867   Began to build his reputation with photos of Yosemite and San Francisco.
1868   Commissioned to photograph one of the U.S. Army's expeditions.
1874   Still living in the San Francisco Bay Area, Muybridge discovered that his wife had a lover, a Major Harry Larkyns. On October 17, he sought out Larkyns; said, "Good evening, Major, my name is Muybridge and here is the answer to the letter you sent my wife"; he then followed and killed the Major with a gunshot. He was aquitted after a plea of instanity resulting from an injury due to a stage coach accident.
1877   Returned to the United States after photographing Central America.

Started to experiment with photographing motion in response to former Governor of California Leland Stanford, a businessman and race-horse owner's question of whether all four of a horse's hooves left the ground at the same time during a gallop.
1878   Successfully photographed a horse in fast motion.
1894   Returned to his native England.
1904   Died on May 8 in Kingston upon Thames while living at the home of his cousin Catherine Smith.
2010   25 Years / 25 Works, Wessel + O’Connor Fine Arts, Lambertville, NJ
2010   Robert Koch Gallery, San Francisco, CA (solo)

Estorick Collection of Modern Italian Art, London, England

San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, CA
2009   Münchner Stadtmuseum - Sammlung Fotografie, Muchen, Germany
2008   Ton Peek Photography, Pa Utrecht, Netherlands (solo)
2007   Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington DC (solo)
2005   Laurence Miller Gallery, New York, NY (solo)

Wessel + O'Connor Fine Art, Brooklyn, NY (solo)
2005   Men, Women and Animals, Wessel O’Connor Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
2004   The Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland, OH
2003   Michael Dawson Gallery, Los Angeles, CA (solo)
1998   Men in Motion, Wessel O’Connor Gallery, New York, NY (solo)