Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

Welcome to the Spencer Collection

title unknown (rue de St. Pierre)
  • Europe
  • title unknown (rue de St. Pierre), late 1800s
  • Where object was made: Caen, France
  • albumen print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width:
    Image Dimensions Height/Width:
    Mount Dimensions: 35.7 x 27.8 cm
    Mount Dimensions: 14 1/16 x 10 15/16 in
  • Transfer from the Department of Architectural Engineering
  • Not on display
  • S2015.136

A view of Rue de St. Pierre in Caen, France. The first level of each building contains commercial properties, such as clothing stores. The focal point of the image is two half-timbered houses with an arched decorative element below the apex of the slopping roof. Currently, the buildings house the Musée de la Poste et des Techniques de Communication.