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[Imperial Prince with Gun]

Artist:
André-Adolphe-Eugène Disdéri (French, Paris 1819–1889 Paris)
Date:
1865–66
Medium:
Albumen silver print from glass negative
Dimensions:
Image: 9 1/4 in. × 6 in. (23.5 × 15.2 cm)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Gilman Collection, Museum Purchase, 2005
Accession Number:
2005.100.1320
Not on view
Inscription: Inscribed in blue pencil on print, verso TC: "Pce Imperial"
Maurice Levert Collection; Disdéri Archives; (Pescheteau-Badin, Godeau & Leroy, Paris, Lot 75, January 28, 1995); Gilman Paper Company Collection, New York

McCauley, Elizabeth Anne. A. A. E. Disdéri and the Carte de Visite Portrait Photograph. New Haven: Yale University Press, 1985.

Pagneux, Marc, ed. Photographies du Second Empire: Collection Maurice Levert, fond Disderi (91 albums), album par Olympe Aguado. Paris: Pescheteau-Badin, Godeau et Leroy, January 28, 1995.

Aubenas, Sylvie. "Le petit monde de Disdéri." Etudes photographiques 3 (1997). pp. 26–41.

Maurice Levert (1858-1944) assembled an outstanding collection on the military history of the Second Empire, and received the Disdéri Archive from General Rebora.
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