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Tree, Forest of Fontainebleau

A work made of albumen print.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of albumen print.

Date:

c. 1856

Artist:

Gustave Le Gray
French, 1820–1884

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Photography and Media

Artist

Gustave Le Gray

Title

Tree, Forest of Fontainebleau

Place

France (Artist's nationality)

Date

Made 1851–1861

Medium

Albumen print

Inscriptions

Signed recto, lower right, on image, in red ink: "Gustave Le Gray"; blind stamped recto, on mount, lower center: "PHOTOGRAPHIE / GUSTAVE LE GRAY / PARIS [in oval formation]"; inscribed recto, on mount, lower left, in brown ink: "22049"; unmarked verso

Dimensions

Image/paper: 31.8 × 41.6 cm (12 9/16 × 16 7/16 in.); Mount: 53.2 × 71.1 cm (21 × 28 in.)

Credit Line

Edward E. Ayer Endowment in memory of Charles L. Hutchinson; Samuel P. Avery, Wentworth G. Field Memorial, Maurice D. Galleher, General Acquisitions, and Laura T. Magnuson endowments

Reference Number

1987.54

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