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Identification and Creation
Object Number
Eadweard Muybridge, British (Kingston-on-Thames, England 1830 - 1904 Kingston-on-Thames, England)
Untitled (woman leaping)
Other Titles
Series/Book Title: Animal Locomotion, plate 170
Work Type
Creation Place: North America, United States
British, English
Persistent Link
Level 3, Room 3610, University Teaching Gallery
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Physical Descriptions
sheet: 47.4 x 60.2 cm (18 11/16 x 23 11/16 in.)
image: 18 x 42.8 cm (7 1/16 x 16 7/8 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • inscription: recto, b. center, ink: ANIMAL LOCOMOTION. PLATE. 170 [over] Copyright 1887. by EADWEARD MUYBRIDGE. All rights reserved.
Seiden & de Cuevas, Inc., New York, New York. on Long Term Loan to the Fogg Art Museum from 1977 to 1982
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Purchase through the generosity of Melvin R. Seiden
Object Number
European and American Art
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Publication History

Rebecca Voelcker, "Just in Time", Index Magazine, Harvard Art Museums ([e-journal], March 20, 2018),, accessed March 28, 2018

Exhibition History

HAA 1 Survey Course: Survey of World Art: Reproduction/Production, Harvard University Art Museums, Fogg Art Museum, Cambridge, 01/29/2005 - 04/10/2005

HAA 10 Survey Course (S421): The Western Tradition: Art Since the Renaissance (Fall 08 Rotation 3), Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Cambridge, 11/20/2008 - 02/08/2009

Re-View: S426A (Large Niche) #1: CB30 Photography and Society & HAA172w American Art and Modernity, Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Cambridge, 09/04/2009 - 10/04/2009

HAA 10 Survey Course (S421): The Western Tradition: Art Since the Renaissance (Fall 09 Rotation 3), Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Cambridge, 11/13/2009 - 01/17/2010

Seeing Is Believing: A History of Photography, Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge, 09/04/2012 - 01/19/2013

Looking Back: The Western Tradition in Retrospect, Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge, 01/20/2018 - 05/06/2018

A Colloquium in the Visual Arts , Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge, 09/04/2021 - 01/02/2022

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