The J. Paul Getty Museum

Notre-Dame, Paris

Object Details

Title:

Notre-Dame, Paris

Artist/Maker:

Charles Nègre (French, 1820 - 1880)

Culture:

French

Place:

Paris, France (Place Created)

Date:

about 1853

Medium:

Salted paper print from a waxed paper negative

Object Number:

2015.43.2

Dimensions:

32.8 × 23.1 cm (12 15/16 × 9 1/8 in.)

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Object Description

View of the front of Notre-Dame Cathedral in Paris, with a shadow falling across the lower right portion of the image.

Exhibitions
Exhibitions
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
Bibliography

Hellman, Karen, ed. Real/Ideal: Photography in Mid-Nineteenth-Century France, exh. cat. (Los Angeles: J. Paul Getty Museum, 2016), pl. 24.