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Profil du Portail; Entrée Du Cloitre, Arles, Eglise Metropolitaine de Saint-Trophime

Artist:
Charles Nègre (French, 1820–1880)
Date:
1852
Medium:
Salted paper prints from paper negatives
Dimensions:
Image: 6 7/8 × 5 7/8 in. (17.5 × 15 cm) (each) Mount: 15 7/8 × 11 7/16 in. (40.3 × 29 cm)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Gilman Collection, Museum Purchase, 2005
Accession Number:
2005.100.590.1a, b
Not on view
Inscription: Left image: Signed in negative, BR: "c. negre // arles." Right image: signed in negative, BR: "c.n. // arles"; Printed in black ink on mount, above images: "MIDI DE LA FRANCE." Printed in black ink on mount, below images (from L to R): "Ch. NEGRE, Photog., Imp. Photog. de H. de Fontay, r. St. Nicolas, 72, Paris., Paris, GOUPIL ET CIE." Printed in black in on mount, below the left image: "PROFIL DU PORTAIL" Printed in black ink on mount, below the right image: "ENTRÉE DU CLOÎTRE"; printed in black ink on mount, BC: "ARLES // ÉGLISE MÉTROPOLITAINE DE SAINT-TROPHIME // PL 13."
Joseph Nègre; Gilman Paper Company Collection, New York, February 1, 1984

Borcoman, James. Charles Nègre, 1820–1880. Ottawa: National Gallery of Canada, 1976. p. 128.

Heilbrun, Françoise. Charles Nègre, Photographe, 1820–1880. Paris: Musée du Luxembourg, 1980. p. 287.



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