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Athens, Ancient Cathedral Agios Efetherios, South Side

Athènes. Anc[ienne] Cathédrale. Côté S[ud]

1842
Joseph-Philibert Girault de Prangey (French, 1804–1892)


Dimensions

Overall: 12.1 x 19.1 cm (4 3/4 x 7 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2010.767

Medium or Technique

Photograph, daguerreotype

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Photography

Classifications

Photographs

Inscription

titled and numbered in ink on a label (affixed to verso)

Provenance

By descent within the family of Joseph-Philibert Girault de Prangey; October 7, 2010, Christie's, Sale 2396, "A Historic Photographic Grand Tour: Important Daguerreotypes by Joseph-Philibert Girault de Prangey", New York, Lot 13; 2010, sold by Christie's to MFA. (Accession Date: December 15, 2010)

Credit Line

Elizabeth Marie Paramino Fund in memory of John F. Paramino, Boston Sculptor, and William E. Nickerson Fund