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Two Ships Heading Away from Shore

Artist:
Gustave Le Gray (French, 1820–1884)
Date:
1856–57
Medium:
Albumen silver print from glass negative
Dimensions:
Mount: 14 3/4 in. × 18 13/16 in. (37.4 × 47.8 cm) Image: 12 1/2 × 16 7/16 in. (31.7 × 41.7 cm)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Bequest of Maurice B. Sendak, 2012
Accession Number:
2013.159.36
Not on view
Inscription: Inscribed in pencil on mount, verso BLC: "300459" [dealer's number]
[...]; Private Collector, New York; [Hans P. Kraus Jr. Fine Photographs, New Yorke, sold to Sendak on Febbruary 26, 2003]; Maurice Sendak

Aubenas, Sylvie. Gustave Le Gray, 1820–1884. Paris: Bibliothèque Nationale de France, 2002. no. 115, 117, fig. 137.



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