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Le Neptune, Place Saint-Pierre à Montmartre

A work made of gelatin silver printing out print.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of gelatin silver printing out print.


September 23, 1870


Nadar (Gaspard Félix Tournachon)
French, 1820–1910

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Nadar (Gaspard Félix Tournachon)


Le Neptune, Place Saint-Pierre à Montmartre


France (Artist's nationality:)

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Made 1870


Gelatin silver printing out print


Inscribed recto, on mount, lower right, below image, in black ink: "P. Nadar"; stamped verso, on mount, upper center, in black ink: "JULIEN LEVY GALLERY, INC. / 15 EAST 57th STREET / NEW YORK CITY"; inscribed verso, on mount, center, in graphite: "Nadar/ Ballon [?] 1870[?]", verso, on mount, lower right, in graphite: "3" [with a circle around]


Image/paper: 10.1 × 7.4 cm (4 × 2 15/16 in.); Mount: 11.6 × 8.8 cm (4 5/8 × 3 1/2 in.)

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Julien Levy Collection, Gift of Jean Levy and the Estate of Julien Levy

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