The Pont du Carrousel Seen from the Pont Royal

Object Details

Title:

The Pont du Carrousel Seen from the Pont Royal

Artist/Maker:

Gustave Le Gray (French, 1820 - 1884)

Culture:

French

Place:

Paris, France (Place created)

Date:

1859

Medium:

Albumen silver print from a collodion-on-glass negative

Object Number:

84.XP.218.37

Dimensions:

38.7 × 50.5 cm (15 1/4 × 19 7/8 in.)

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Provenance
-1984

Daniel Wolf, Inc., sold to the J. Paul Getty Museum, 1984.

Exhibitions
Gustave Le Gray (May 3 to August 28, 1988)
  • The J. Paul Getty Museum (Malibu), May 3 to August 28, 1988
Pioneers of Landscape Photography: Carleton Watkins and Gustave Le Gray (September 1 to November 7, 1993)
  • Städtische Galerie im Städelsches Kunstinstitut (Frankfurt), September 1 to November 7, 1993
Gustave Le Gray, Photographer (July 9 to September 29, 2002)
  • The J. Paul Getty Museum at the Getty Center (Los Angeles), July 9 to September 29, 2002
Real / Ideal: Photography in France, 1847-1860 (August 30 to November 27, 2016)
  • The J. Paul Getty Museum at the Getty Center (Los Angeles), August 30 to November 27, 2016
Bibliography

Hellman, Karen, ed. Real/Ideal: Photography in Mid-Nineteenth-Century France, exh. cat. (Los Angeles: J. Paul Getty Museum, 2016), title page, pl. 63.