Artist Édouard Baldus, French, 1813-1889
Title
  • Palace of Justice, Paris
Date between 1860 and 1870
Medium albumen print from collodion on glass negative
Dimensions Image: 8 5/8 × 11 inches (21.9 × 27.9 cm)
Mount: 12 3/4 × 16 5/8 inches (32.4 × 42.2 cm)
Credit Line Gift of P. L. Barter
Accession Number F46.7
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Marks Stamped in black ink, on mount, lower right: E. Baldus
Also stamped in black ink, on mount, lower left: PALAIS DE JUSTICE | No. 66
On mount, verso, stamped in purple: DETROIT INSTITUTE OF ARTS | REFERENCE LIBRARY
Inscriptions Inscribed on mount, lower right, in pencil: Palace of Justice
On mount, lower left, below purple stamp, in pencil: France. Paris. Palais de Justice | g. 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.