44 Old Color Photos Made With Autochrome That Remain Magnificent Over A Century Later

Christina, the daughter of Autochrome photographer Mervyn O’Gorman, poses in a red cloak in order to be photographed by her father. Dorset, England. 1913.
The daughter of Autochrome photographer Etheldreda Janet Laing poses in a kimono in order to be photographed by her mother. England. 1908.
A little girl plays with her doll next to two guns and a knapsack in Reims, France during World War I. 1917.
Two men play chess in Hoboken, N.J. 1907.
Christina sits beside a boat. 1913.
Two women sit on a bench. Location unspecified. 1915.
Christina poses with a purple Buddleia flower. 1915
A woman with tattooed arms poses in Bosnia. 1912.
Christina sits on the beach. 1913.
French soldiers prepare lunch outdoors. 1910.
Children pose in costume during World War I. France. 1914.
A little girl in a red riding hood poses near some flowers. England. 1907.
Christina walks on the beach. 1913.
Three little girls sit on the terrace next to Kastel Fortress in Bosnia. 1912.
Else Paneth (left), the wife of Austrian chemist and photographer Friedrich Paneth, sits on a camel in Egpyt. 1913.
“Mother and Child.” 1910.
Children play in the ruins of Reims, France during World War I. 1917.
Constantin Mitrofanovitch Flórinsky, officer of Tsar Nicholas II of Russia. 1907.
“The Last Digger.” United Kingdom. 1910.
Two couples of tennis players sit on a bench in France. 1912.
A local stands next to a cart in Cairo, Egypt. 1914.
Photographer Frank Eugene poses for an Autochrome in Hoboken, N.J. 1907.
The daughter of photographer Frank Eugene poses with photographer Alfred Stieglitz. Location unspecified. 1907.
Emmy (left), the daughter of Autochrome photographer Frank Eugene. Tutzing, Bavaria. 1907.
Selma Schubart, the sister of photographer Alfred Stieglitz. Hoboken, N.J. 1907.
Katherine Stieglitz, the daughter of photographer Alfred Stieglitz. 1910.
A family poses for an Autochrome outdoors. 1915
A gardener holds tomatoes in his apron. United Kingdom. 1905.
Tamara Karasavina, a leading dancer in the Russian ballet, poses next to some flowers. 1908
An Italian rifleman poses in Verona, Italy. 1918.
A family stands on the beach in Margate, England. 1915.
A man drives a British-made Lanchester automobile. 1913
Two girls sit in a field. England. 1908.
A condemned prisoner stands in chains in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia. 1913.
The Moulin Rouge. Paris. 1914.
Olga Victorovna Dmitrieff sits outdoors on a bench. Russia. 1907.
The daughters of Autochrome photographer Etheldreda Janet Laing pose on a balcony. England. 1908.
A group of Serbian women sit in a market square. 1913.
The daughter of photographer Etheldreda Janet Laing sits with a parasol sitting by a flower bed. England. 1908.
Porte Saint-Denis. Paris. 1914.
A man poses in a red sweater. Hoboken, N.J. 1907.
Russian soldiers pose amid the ruins at Reims, France during World War I. 1917.
A young girl poses near some flowers. England. 1910.
A girl poses in traditional dress in Madeira, Portugal. 1910.

One thought on “44 Old Color Photos Made With Autochrome That Remain Magnificent Over A Century Later

  1. I had always heard that the French army had started the first world war wearing the red pants left over from the napoleonic era… IT WAS TRUE, he he. It didn’t take very long for them to realize that it may not have been a good idea!

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