Sunday 6 December 2009

The Horse in motion - 1878

Here is a superb example of what Tufte calls a small multiple.

The Horse in Motion by Eadweard Muybridge. "Sallie Gardner," owned by Leland Stanford; running at a 1:40 gait over the Palo Alto track, 19th June 1878.

Source: Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division; 

 Here is the set of stills in an animated GIF.