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Rue Estienne, de la rue Boucher

Artist:
Charles Marville (French, Paris 1813–1879 Paris)
Date:
1862–65
Medium:
Albumen silver print from glass negative
Dimensions:
Image: 34.3 x 27.1 cm (13 1/2 x 10 11/16 in.) Mount: 23 11/16 × 16 5/16 in. (60.2 × 41.4 cm)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Gilman Collection, Purchase, Mr. and Mrs. Henry R. Kravis Gift, 2005
Accession Number:
2005.100.358
Not on view
The buildings that lined the rue Estienne, already being torn down when Marville made his photograph, disappeared to make way for the rue du Pont-Neuf.
Inscription: Blindstamp on mount, recto BC: "CHARLES MARVILLE // PHOTOGRAPHE // DU MUSÉE IMPÉRIAL // DU LOUVRE". Inscribed in pencil on mount, reco BR: "Rue Estienne, de la rue Boucher"
Robert Koch Gallery, Berkeley, CA; Gilman Paper Company Collection, New York, January 24, 1983

Palais de Tokyo, Paris. "Procédés, Procédés," October 7, 1987–November 30, 1987.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Framing a Century: Master Photographers, 1840–1940," June 3, 2008–September 1, 2008.

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Napoleon III and Paris," June 9–September 7, 2009.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Charles Marville, Photographer of Paris," January 27, 2014–May 4, 2014.

Apraxine, Pierre. Photographs from the Collection of the Gilman Paper Company. Reeds Springs, Mo.: White Oak Press, 1985. pl. 38.

de Thézy, Marie. Marville, Paris. Paris: Hazan, 1994. p. 335.



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