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Ships in the Harbor at Sète

A work made of albumen print, no. 10 from the album "vistas del mar".
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  • A work made of albumen print, no. 10 from the album "vistas del mar".




Gustave Le Gray
French, 1820–1884

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Gustave Le Gray


Ships in the Harbor at Sète


France (Artist's nationality:)

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Made 1857


Albumen print, No. 10 from the album "Vistas del Mar"


Signed recto, lower right, on image, in red pencil [?]: "Gustave Le Gray"; blind stamped recto, on album page, lower center: "PHOTOGRAPHIE / GUSTAVE LE GRAY & C / PARIS"; printed recto, on paper affixed to album page, in black ink: "GROUPE de NAVIRES CETTE Médi [erranné/cut off]"; verso unchecked


Image/paper: 30 × 41.3 cm (11 13/16 × 16 5/16 in.); Album page: 51 × 64.2 cm (20 1/8 × 25 5/16 in.)

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Hugh Edwards Fund

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