Art/ Collection/ Collection/ Art Object

[Pont d'Ouilly on the Orne River, Normandy]

Artist:
Louis-Adolphe Humbert de Molard (French, Paris 1800–1874)
Date:
1850–51
Medium:
Salted paper print from paper negative
Dimensions:
Image: 17.9 x 22.2 cm (7 1/16 x 8 3/4 in.) Mount: 21 x 24 cm (8 1/4 x 9 7/16 in.)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Gilman Collection, Purchase, Heidi S. Steiger Gift, 2005
Accession Number:
2005.100.266
Not on view
Inscription: Inscribed in pencil on mount verso, TR: "9" (underlined); stamped on mount verso, C: "Metropolitan Museum of Art" (circular)
Humbert de Molard (by descent); [Galerie Texbraun, Paris]; Gilman Paper Company Collection, New York, October 15, 1985

Same site photographed by A. de Brébisson, pl. I in Keepsake Photographique, Etudes et Paysages. See Isabelle Jammes, Blanquart Evrard, Droz, Geneva-Paris, 1981, p. 218, pl. 272
Related Objects

[Two Women, One Seated and Reading, The Other Leaning on Chair]

Artist: Louis-Adolphe Humbert de Molard (French, Paris 1800–1874) Date: 1850 Medium: Salted paper print Accession: 1998.58a On view in:Not on view

[Genre Scene of Woman Seated Outside Doorway Surrounded by Pots, Baskets, and Ladder]

Artist: Louis-Adolphe Humbert de Molard (French, Paris 1800–1874) Date: 1850 Medium: Salted paper print Accession: 1998.58b On view in:Not on view

[Three Portraits in Original Exhibition Frame]

Artist: Louis-Adolphe Humbert de Molard (French, Paris 1800–1874) Date: 1850 Medium: Salted paper print Accession: 1998.58a–c On view in:Not on view

[Louis Dodier (the Artist's Caretaker) Seated with Camera and Props]

Artist: Louis-Adolphe Humbert de Molard (French, Paris 1800–1874) Date: 1850 Medium: Salted paper print Accession: 1998.58c On view in:Not on view

Family Group

Artist: Louis-Adolphe Humbert de Molard (French, Paris 1800–1874) Date: ca. 1850 Medium: Salted paper print Accession: 1998.59 On view in:Not on view