Chandelier of the Paris Opera

1875
Louis-Emile Durandelle (French, 1839–1917)


Dimensions

Image: 28.3 x 39.4 cm (11 1/8 x 15 1/2 in.) Mount: 43.5 x 60.3 cm (17 1/8 x 23 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

1987.84

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 Librairie générale de l’architecture et des travaux public, Ducher et Cie, 1875-1881. 8 Volumes (2 of text, 2 of lighographic plates, and 4 of photographic plates), plate 3 in vol. 1 “Bronzes” (1-15 plates).

Provenance

Lee Gallery, Boston; purchased February 1987.

Credit Line

Charles Amos Cummings Fund