Small Market in Front of the Church in Place Saint-Médard
Eugène Atget (French, Libourne 1857–1927 Paris)
Gelatin silver print from glass negative
22.1 x 16.9 cm (8 11/16 x 6 5/8 in.)
Gilman Collection, Purchase, Ann Tenenbaum and Thomas H. Lee Gift, 2005
Not on view
Inscription: Inscribed in pencil in Atget's hand on print, verso TC: "Rue Mouffetard," trimmed, and "Old market place // Workingmen's quarter," in an unidentified hand; inscribed in pencil on print, verso TR: "3136"; stamped in purple ink on print, verso C: "REPRODUCTION // INTERDITE // de // BERENICE ABBOTT // 18, Rue Servandoni, 18 // PARIS-6"; stamped in black ink on print, verso BC: "E. ATGET // Rue Campagne-Première. 17 bis"; inscribed in pencil on print, [right of stamp]: "17 bis"
Eugène Atget; Berenice Abbott; [Nina Rosenwald, New York]; Gilman Paper Company Collection, New York, Jan. 10, 1978
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Street," March 5, 2013–May 27, 2013.
Jammes, Marie-Thérèse and André. Niepce to Atget: The First Century of Photography: From the Collection of André Jammes. Chicago: Art Institute of Chicago, 1977. fig. Rogers Fund, 1921Inventory142.