Le Nouvel Opéra de Paris: Sculpture ornementale

The New Opera of Paris: Ornamental Sculpture

1876
Louis-Emile Durandelle (French, 1839–1917)


Dimensions

Image: 21.2 x 28 cm (8 3/8 x 11 in.) Mount: 44.9 x 57.4 cm (17 11/16 x 22 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

1990.362

Medium or Technique

Photograph, albumen print

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Photography

Classifications

Photographs

One of 115 photographic plates by the artist in Charles Garnier, Le Nouvel Opéra de Paris, Paris Librarie général de l’architecture et des travaux public, Ducher et Cie, 1875-1881. 8 volumes (2 of text, 2 of lithographic plates, and 4 of photographic plates), plate 21 in vol. 2 (“Sculpture ornementale” Print on original mount

Inscription

Printed in black ink on mount, bottom center: Le Nouvel Opéra de Paris/ Sculpture ornementale/Ducher et Cie., Editeurs/ Durandelle, Photographe; Numbered on mount, top center, and in negative u. l.: 21; negative, l. l.:51.

Provenance

Robert Klein Gallery, Boston; gift June 1990.

Credit Line

Gift of Robert Klein