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Mont Saint-Michel
  • Europe
  • Mont Saint-Michel, late 1800s
  • Where object was made: Normandy, France
  • albumen print
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  • Transfer from the Department of Architectural Engineering
  • Not on display
  • S2015.032
Description

A view of the northwest side of Mont Saint-Michel. In the foreground, a gentleman holding a wooden staff (possibly a walking stick) carries a basket on his back as he walks on the rocky shore. Mont Saint-Michel stands prominent in the background. Scaffolding surrounds the central tower, as well as the right side of the abbey.