Le Crevasse, Savoie

July 25, 1861
Auguste-Rosalie Bisson (French, 1826–1900)


Sheet: 39.7 x 23.5 cm (15 5/8 x 9 1/4 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Photograph, albumen print from wet-collodion-on-glass negative

Not On View


Europe, Photography




Recto of mount, bottom ctr, label with inscription in black ink: La Crevasse (Savoie).
Recto of print, lower left, blind stamp: FBF
Recto of mount, lower right, stamped in red ink: Bisson Frères
Verso of mount, lower left, oval stamp, blue ink: Bisson Frères Phot / No. 8, rue Garancière


Russell Anderson, London; 1984, to Jane Corkin Gallery, Toronto, Canada; 1984, sold to private collection, Boston, MA; 1993, to private collection, Toronto, Canada; to Jane Corkin Gallery, Toronto; 2010, sold by Jane Corkin Gallery to MFA Boston. (Accession Date: June 16, 2010)

Credit Line

John H. and Ernestine A. Payne Fund