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title unknown (street view)
  • Europe
  • title unknown (street view), late 1800s
  • Where object was made: Lisieux, 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
  • S2015.138
Description

Architectural view of Grande-Rue. The street is lined with a combination of half-timbered houses and contemporary architecture. Commercial properties comprise the first level of each building. Stores depicted include: "Chapellerie Parisienne" and "Librairie & Papeterie." From the top level of the forefront building, figures look out an open window onto the street. Figures also walk along the pedestrian pathways.