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Portrait de Pitre-Chevalier

Artist:
Gustave Le Gray (French, 1820–1884)
Date:
ca. 1853
Medium:
Salted paper print from glass negative
Dimensions:
Image: 17.5 x 13.4 cm (6 7/8 x 5 1/4 in.), irregularly trimmed Mount: 17.5 x 13.4 cm (6 7/8 x 5 1/4 in.), irregularly trimmed
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Gilman Collection, Gift of The Howard Gilman Foundation, 2005
Accession Number:
2005.100.678
Not on view
Inscription: Photographer's blindstamp on print, recto BR: "GUSTAVE // LEGRAY."; inscribed in pencil in Nadar's hand on mount, verso C: "Eng. Chavette // (Vachette) // Pitre Chevalier [first two lines crossed out]"
Gustave Le Gray; Nadar; [...]; Michel Braive; [Gérard Lévy]; Gilman Paper Company Collection, April 11, 1978

Bibliothèque Nationale de France. "Gustave Le Gray 1820-1884," March 15, 2002–June 15, 2002.

J. Paul Getty Museum. "Gustave Le Gray 1820-1884," July 9, 2002–September 29, 2002.

Aubenas, Sylvie. Gustave Le Gray, 1820–1884. Paris: Bibliothèque Nationale de France, 2002. no. pl. 21, p. 317, fig. 341.



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