Artist Édouard Baldus, French, 1813-1889
Title
  • General View of the Louvre, Paris
Date between 1860 and 1870
Medium albumen print from collodion on glass negative
Dimensions Image: 8 × 10 3/4 inches (20.3 × 27.3 cm)
Mount: 12 3/4 × 16 5/8 inches (32.4 × 42.2 cm)
Credit Line Gift of P. L. Barter
Accession Number F46.3
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Signed Signed on mount, lower right, facsimile signature stamp: E. Baldus
Marks Stamped on mount, verso, lower left, in purple: DETROIT INSTITUTE OF ARTS | REFERENCE LIBRARY
Inscriptions Inscribed on mount, lower right, in pencil: General view of the Louvre
On mount, lower left, below purple stamp: France. Paris. Louvre | g. of P.L Barter | 8-2-46
1946-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Barr, Nancy. Picturing Paris, 1850 to the Present: Photographs from the Permanent Collection. Exh. cat., Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, 1995, p. 9.