Aerial View over Paris

about 1858
William Henry Fox Talbot (English, 1800–1877)


Dimensions

Image: 4.1 x 6.4 cm (1 5/8 x 2 1/2 in.) Platemark: 7.1 x 10.3 cm (2 13/16 x 4 1/16 in.) Sheet: 12.3 x 21.7 cm (4 13/16 x 8 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

2004.135

Medium or Technique

Photoglyphic engraving (early type of photogravure)

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Photography

Classifications

Photographs

From an original glass stereo photograph by an unknown photographer.

Inscription

Recto, in margin, in pencil, l.r.: want some copies
Verso, across top, in pencil: Photoglyphic Engraving Improved Process 1858 (steel)

Provenance

André Jammes, Paris; H. P. Kraus, NY., from whom purchased March 24,2004

Credit Line

Charles Amos Cummings Fund