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Chemins de Fer de Paris à Lyon et à la Méditerannée

Artist:
Édouard Baldus (French, born Prussia, 1813–1889)
Date:
1861–62
Medium:
Album of 69 albumen silver prints from glass or paper negatives
Dimensions:
Page size: 46 x 60.5 cm (18 1/8 x 23 13/16 in.)
Classification:
Albums
Credit Line:
Gilman Collection, Gift of The Howard Gilman Foundation, 2005
Accession Number:
2005.100.364.1–.69
Not on view
Édouard Baldus; [...]; Claudine Van der Vliet; [Galerie Texbraun]; Gilman Paper Company Collection, New York, June 13, 1985

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Landscapes by French Artists, 1780-1880," November 17, 1987–February 14, 1988.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "The Waking Dream: Photography's First Century, Selections from the Gilman Paper Company Collection," May 25, 1993–July 4, 1993.

Edinburgh International Festival, Edinburgh, Scotland. "The Waking Dream: Photography's First Century, Selections from the Gilman Paper Company Collection," August 7, 1993–October 2, 1993.

National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C. "The Waking Dream: Photography's First Century, Selections from the Gilman Paper Company Collection," June 19, 1994–September 11, 1994.

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Edouard Baldus," October 3, 1994–December 31, 1994.

Montreal. Canadian Centre for Architecture. "Edouard Baldus," January 24, 1995–April 23, 1995.

Paris. Musée National des Monuments Français. "Edouard Baldus," January 17, 1996–April 15, 1996.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Framing a Century: Master Photographers, 1840–1940," June 3, 2008–September 1, 2008.

Hambourg, Maria Morris, Pierre Apraxine, Malcolm Daniel, Virginia Heckert, and Jeff L. Rosenheim. The Waking Dream: Photography's First Century, Selections from the Gilman Paper Company Collection. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1993. no. 75, 76.

Daniel, Malcolm. The Photographs of Edouard Baldus. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1994. no. 73, 78, 81, 82, 83, 85, p. 78–90, fig. 62–65, 68.



Complete copies of the album can also be found in the collections of the Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montreal; Ecole Nationale des Ponts et Chaussées, Paris; George Eastman House, Rochester; J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles (two copies); Kunstakademiets Bibliotek, Copenhagen; Musée Nicéphore Niepce, Chalons-sur-Saône.
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