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[Snow on the Champs-de-Mars, Paris]

Artist:
Henri-Jean-Louis Le Secq (French, Paris 1818–1882 Paris)
Date:
1852–53
Medium:
Salted paper print from paper negative
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Gilman Collection, Gift of The Howard Gilman Foundation, 2005
Accession Number:
2005.100.1151
Not on view
Signature: Signed lower left in negative
Gerald Frederick Kurtz; Gilman Paper Company Collection, New York, October 26, 1987

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

This photograph was made during the demolition of Paris (1852-53), under Jean-Jaques Berger, Prefect of Paris.
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