Rooftops of Paris

1840–45
Louis Armand Hippolyte Fizeau (French, 1819–1892)


Dimensions

Image: 6.9 x 9.5 cm (2 11/16 x 3 3/4 in.) Platemark: 12 x 16.7 cm (4 3/4 x 6 9/16 in.) Sheet: 14 x 18.1 cm (5 1/2 x 7 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

2010.1156

Medium or Technique

Daguerrean impression proof Print, photomechanical - Fizeau Process

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Photography

Classifications

Photographs

Provenance

1999, sold by Hans P. Kraus Jr., Inc., New York to Charles W. Millard, Chapel Hill, NC; 2010, year-end gift of Charles W. Millard to the MFA. (Accession Date: January 26, 2011)

Credit Line

Gift of Charles W. Millard III