Photograph

19th century (photographed)
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On display at V&A South Kensington
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Place Of Origin

A mounted sepia-coloured photograph of a cathedral entrance flanked by sculpture mounted columns. An abandoned two-wheeled cart is on the street in front of the cathedral entrance.


object details
Categories
Object Type
Materials and Techniques
Salted paper print
Brief Description
Photograph by unknown photographer, 'Portail de la Calende, Rouen Cathédral, France', salted paper print, 19th century
Physical Description
A mounted sepia-coloured photograph of a cathedral entrance flanked by sculpture mounted columns. An abandoned two-wheeled cart is on the street in front of the cathedral entrance.
Dimensions
  • Mount height: 46.5cm
  • Mount width: 36.3cm
Marks and Inscriptions
'Rouen Cathedral / This photograph is of interest as the building on the left / has been removed + the broken statues replaced or restored' (pencil, lower right mount)
Subject depicted
Place Depicted
Collection
Accession Number
E.89-2005

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record createdJune 30, 2009
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