Nouveau Louvre

Artist:
Unknown (French)
Date:
1850s–60s
Medium:
Albumen silver print from glass negative
Dimensions:
6.7 x 6.5 cm. (2 5/8 x 2 9/16 in.)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Gift of Matthew Dontzin, 1985
Accession Number:
1985.1168.92
Not on view
Inscription: Inscribed in ink on mount, verso CL (sideways): "Nouveau Louvre"
Matthew Dontzin

Image is pierced to allow light from behind to delineate selected portions of scene depicted; applied color on mount is visible when light falls from behind