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Pavillon de l'Horloge, Louvre

Artist:
Édouard Baldus (French, born Prussia, 1813–1889)
Date:
1852–53
Medium:
Salted paper print from paper negative
Dimensions:
39.5 x 27.7 cm. (15 9/16 x 10 15/16 in.)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Purchase, The Horace W. Goldsmith Foundation Gift, through Joyce and Robert Menschel, 1991
Accession Number:
1991.1042
Not on view
Inscription: Signed in pencil on mount, LR below image: "E. Baldus f."; inscribed in pencil on mount, LL corner, LR corner: [cut off] "rloge", "14"; blind stamped on mount, overlapping print, LC: [in circle surrounding coat of arms] "MINISTERE D'ETAT// SOUSCRIPTIONS"; inscribed in pencil on mount, verso, LR: "RMG#Ba9011.166-0"
Christopher Zarzynski, La Jolla, California; Robert Miller Gallery, 1990;

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Nineteenth Century European Photographs: Recent Acquisitions," October 2, 1991–December 1, 1991.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "The Photographs of Édouard Baldus," October 3, 1994–December 31, 1994.

Canadian Centre for Architecture. "The Photographs of Édouard Baldus," January 24, 1995–April 23, 1995.

Musée National des Monuments Français. "The Photographs of Édouard Baldus," May 13, 1995–August 11, 1995.

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