Exhibitions/ Art Object

[Stereographic View of Paris-Lyon Railroad Tracks with "Ghost" Train Visible When Viewed by Transmitted Light]

Unknown (French)
ca. 1860
Albumen silver print with applied color
6.2 x 6.2 cm (2 7/16 x 2 7/16 in. ) each
Credit Line:
Purchase, David Hunter McAlpin Fund, 1997
Accession Number:
Not on view
Inscription: Inscribed on tissue backing in ink, verso C [sideways]: "Breveté s.g.d.g."; inscribed in ink on paper label attached to glass, verso CL [sideways]: "Paris a lyon"
Charles Schwartz

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