Gilman Collection, Purchase, Denise and Andrew Saul Gift, 2005
Not on view
Inscription: Inscribed in Atget's hand in pencil on print, verso TL "61"; Inscribed in pencil on print, verso TC: " Parc de Sceaux // Juin 1925 // 7h du Matin"
Eugène Atget; [...]; Serge Hambourg, Crugers, NY; Gilman Paper Company Collection, New York, June 15, 1984
Sceaux is located just outside of Paris. The gardens of the palace were designed by André le Nôtre. According to Maria Hambourg, the series of Sceaux is the rarest of Atget's. This is the only known print of it.