The J. Paul Getty Museum

Galerie des Glaces

Object Details

Title:

Galerie des Glaces

Artist/Maker:

André Adolphe-Eugène Disdéri (French, 1819 - 1889)

Culture:

French

Places:

Paris, France (Place Created)

Versailles, France (Place Depicted)

Date:

1857

Medium:

Albumen silver print

Object Number:

84.XO.433.7

Dimensions:

34.7 × 26.5 cm (13 11/16 × 10 7/16 in.)

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Object Description

Interior view of an elongated hall with numerous chandeliers suspended from its vaulted ceiling. The hall is lined with arched windows on one side and mirrored panels on the other, as well as settees and smaller chandeliers.