Porte gauche au portail royal de Chartres

Artist:
Henri-Jean-Louis Le Secq (French, Paris 1818–1882 Paris)
Date:
1852
Medium:
Salted paper print from paper negative
Dimensions:
32.4 x 23.3 cm. (12 3/4 x 9 3/16 in.)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Gift of Myriam and Harry Lunn, 1995
Accession Number:
1995.303
Not on view
Inscription: Signed and inscribed in the negative, BRC: "H. Le Secq // Chartres. // 1852"; stamped on mount, BC below print: "THE // NEWBERRY // LIBRARY // CHICAGO" [in rectangle]; inscribed in ink on mount, BRC: "Porte gauche au portail royal de Chartres."
Album of 60 photos by Le Secq bought by The Newberry Library, Chicago, from Elison, Flersheim & Co., Chicago, 1893; deaccessioned, 1990; Sotheby's NY sale #6004, 4/4/90, lot 5; Lunn

Cf. 1990.1130.