Schizonema Dillwynii by Anna Atkins, Gilman Collection, Purchase, The Horace W. Goldsmith Foundation Gift, through Joyce and Robert Menschel, 2005
Spiraea aruncus (Tyrol) by Anna Atkins, Purchase, Alfred Stieglitz Society Gifts, 2004
Questions to Ask Children
What do you like about these images? How are they different from photographs you see today?
Can you think of a plant/flower that would create an interesting cyanotype?
Can you draw the outline of an Oak leaf? What about a Holly leaf?