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La Porte Rouge

Object Details

Title:

La Porte Rouge

Artist/Maker:

Charles Marville (French, 1813 - 1879)
Louis Désiré Blanquart-Evrard (French, 1802 - 1872)

Culture:

French

Place:

Paris, France (Place Created)

Date:

1852

Medium:

Salted paper print

Object Number:

84.XM.505.12

Dimensions:

20.9 × 15.5 cm (8 1/4 × 6 1/8 in.)

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Object Description

View of the Cathedral of Notre Dame, Paris. A man with a mustache wearing a dark hat is standing on the steps, leaning on the handrail.

Provenance
Provenance
-1984

Samuel Wagstaff, Jr., American, 1921 - 1987, sold to the J. Paul Getty Museum, 1984.

Exhibitions
Exhibitions
In Focus: Architecture (October 15, 2013 to March 2, 2014)
  • The J. Paul Getty Museum at the Getty Center (Los Angeles), October 15, 2013 to March 2, 2014