Animal Locomotion

Eadweard Muybridge1887

The J. Paul Getty Museum

The J. Paul Getty Museum


  • Title: Animal Locomotion
  • Creator: Eadweard J. Muybridge
  • Date: 1887
  • Physical Dimensions: 17.1 x 31.4 cm (6 3/4 x 12 3/8 in.)
  • External Link: Find out more about this object on the Museum website.
  • Medium: Collotype
  • Source Credit Line: The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles
  • Object Type: Print
  • Object Status: Permanent Collection
  • Number: 84.XM.628.43
  • Markings: (Recto, sheet) imprinted in black ink, at lower left center edge: "ANIMAL LOCOMOTION. [space] PLATE. 340 / Copyright, 1887, by EADWEARD MUYBRIDGE. [space] All rights reserved."
  • Inscription: (Recto, print) each frame is numbered in black at lower left corner (Verso, sheet) inscribed in pencil, at upper right edge: "137/176/2"; in pencil, at upper right: "J 1023" [written sideways]; in pencil, at lower left corner: "# 4085"; in pencil, at lower right corner: ".8"
  • Display Location: Not currently on view
  • Department: Photographs
  • Culture: American
  • Classification: Photographs