Art/ Collection/ Art Object

[Paul Nadar at the Breast of His Wet Nurse]

Artist:
Nadar (French, Paris 1820–1910 Paris)
Date:
1856
Medium:
Salted paper print from glass negative
Dimensions:
Image: 10 15/16 × 8 7/8 in. (27.8 × 22.5 cm)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Gilman Collection, Purchase, Jennifer and Joseph Duke Gift, 2005
Accession Number:
2005.100.798
Not on view
Signature: Signed in ink "Nadar / St. Lazare" (cut off) lower right

Inscription: Signed in ink on print, recto BR: "Nadar // 113 St. Lazare [cut off]"
[Galerie Texbraun]; Gilman Paper Company Collection, New York, December 28, 1983

Palais de Tokyo, Paris. "Procédés, Procédés," October 7, 1987–November 30, 1987.

Musée d'Orsay. "Nadar," June 7, 1994–September 11, 1994.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Nadar," April 14, 1995–July 9, 1995.

Apraxine, Pierre. Photographs from the Collection of the Gilman Paper Company. Reeds Springs, Mo.: White Oak Press, 1985. pl. 22.

Hambourg, Maria Morris, Françoise Heilbrun, and Paul Néagu. Nadar. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1995. no. 65.



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