Douarnenez, A Fishing Village in Brittany

1858–59
Charles Paul Furne, Furne fils (French, active in 1824–1880? French)


Dimensions

Image/Sheet (rounded corners): 20.3 x 26.7 cm (8 x 10 1/2 in.) Mount: 35.6 x 46.7 cm (14 x 18 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

1998.74

Medium or Technique

Photograph, albumen print from glass plate negative, corners rounded, mounted

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Photography

Classifications

Photographs

Inscription

On print, stamped in red ink, l.r.: Furne fils. On mount, bottom ctr, blind stamp of Furne coat-of-arms with penciled "20". On mount, in pencil, l.l.: Douarnenez.

Provenance

Robert Hershkowitz, Sussex, England; June 1998, sold by Robert Hershkowitz to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of Jessie H. Wilkinson—Jessie H. Wilkinson Fund