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Amalfi, Cathedral

Artist:
Firmin-Eugène Le Dien (French, 1817–1865)
Artist:
Gustave Le Gray (French, 1820–1884)
Date:
1853
Medium:
Salted paper print from a waxed paper negative
Dimensions:
Mount: 19 5/16 in. × 13 13/16 in. (49.1 × 35.1 cm) Image: 13 1/8 × 9 5/16 in. (33.3 × 23.7 cm)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Purchase, Alfred Stieglitz Society Gifts, 2013
Accession Number:
2013.955
Not on view
Inscription: Inscribed in pencil in period hand on mount, recto BL: "Amalfi; BR: "Cathedrale. _"; Inscribed in pencil on mount, recto BRC: "57" [circled]; Inscribed in pencil on mount, verso TLC: "24"
[...]; W. H. Guebhard, a student of Le Gray; [...]; (Corbeil-Essones, France [internet auction], February 23, 2013, lot 233); [Charles Isaacs Photographs, New York]

This plate came from an album of 57 views of Italy, with "W. H. Guebhard" inscribed on the cover.
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