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The Foundry

Artist:
Louis Lafon (French, active 1870s–90s)
Date:
1870s–80s
Medium:
Albumen silver print from glass negative
Dimensions:
Image: 36.6 x 47.9 cm (14 7/16 x 18 7/8 in.)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Purchase, Alfred Stieglitz Society Gifts, 2008
Accession Number:
2008.147
Not on view
Inscription: Inscribed in negative, recto BL: "LA FONDERIE"; inscribed in negative, recto BR: "L. LAFON" [underlined]; inscribed in pencil, verso BR: "W1223"
["An antique dealer who bought them from another antique dealer"]; [Laurent Herschtritt, Six Fours Les Plages, France]; [Charles Isaacs, New York, 2007]

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