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La Galerie Notre-Dame (The Gallery of Notre Dame)
  • Charles Meryon
    1821–1868
    born: Paris, France ; died: Charenton-le-Pont, France
  • La Galerie Notre-Dame (The Gallery of Notre Dame), 1853
  • Eaux-Fortes sur Paris (etchings of Paris)
  • Where object was made: France
  • etching, engraving
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 279 x 162 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 419 x 293 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 11 x 6 3/8 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 16 1/2 x 11 1/2 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Gift from the John and Ann Talleur Collection
  • Not on display
  • 2001.0157
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Black and white image of architecture. There are pointed arches on the left side of the image. There are trefoils in the top arched section. There are smooth columns in the arches. The right side of the image is in shadow. There are columns and half-columns. There is a pier right of center. There is a bird at center left. There is a cityscape visible behind the columns on the left side of the image. It is a scene of buildings viewed from a height. There is a cornice in the top right corner. There is a small corner of floor visible in the bottom right corner.