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Notre Dame de Poitiers (Vienne), West Facade

A work made of albumen print, from the album "reproductions photographiques des plus beaux types d’architecture et de sculpture".
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  • A work made of albumen print, from the album "reproductions photographiques des plus beaux types d’architecture et de sculpture".

Date:

1854/55, printed 1858/63

Artist:

Bisson Frères (Louis-Auguste Bisson, French, 1814–1876 and
Auguste-Rosalie Bisson, French, 1826–1900)

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Photography and Media

Artist

Bisson Frères

Title

Notre Dame de Poitiers (Vienne), West Facade

Origin

France

Date

Made 1854–1855

Medium

Albumen print, from the album "Reproductions photographiques des plus beaux types d’architecture et de sculpture"

Inscriptions

Blind stamped recto, on image, lower left: "F[backwards]BF" [encircled]; inscribed recto, on mount, left center, sideways, below image, in graphite: "15"; recto, on mount, lower center, in graphite: "Ntr ["tr" in superscript/underlined] Dme ["me" in superscript/underlined] de_ Poitiere (vienne)"; stamped recto, on mount, lower right, below image, in red ink: "Bisson fréres" [underlined]; inscribed verso, on mount, lower right, in graphite: "11"

Dimensions

36.3 × 44.9 cm (image/paper); 51.2 × 68.9 cm (mount)

Credit Line

Photography Gallery Fund

Reference Number

1961.656

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