The Nile (Le Nil)

1850–60
Adolphe Braun (French, 1812–1877)


Dimensions

Image/Sheet: 36.4 x 46.8 cm (14 5/16 x 18 7/16 in.) Mount: 47.8 x 61.3 cm (18 13/16 x 24 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

1979.50

Medium or Technique

Photograph, carbon print

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Photography

Classifications

Photographs

(sculpture in the Vatican, Rome) from a series of large format photograhs of antique and Renaissance sculpture in Italy
Printed on mount: Rome/Palais de Vatican/ Adolphe Braun, Phot. in pen and ink: “Le Nil”

Provenance

Sander Gallery, Washington, D.C.; purchased February 1979.

Credit Line

Abbott Lawrence Fund