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courtyard staircase, Palace of the Dukes and Estates of Burgundy
  • Europe
  • courtyard staircase, Palace of the Dukes and Estates of Burgundy, late 1800s
  • Where object was made: Dijon, France
  • albumen print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width:
    Image Dimensions Height/Width:
    Mount Dimensions: 27.8 x 35.7 cm
    Mount Dimensions: 10 15/16 x 14 1/16 in
  • Transfer from the Department of Architectural Engineering
  • Not on display
  • S2015.161
Description

A view of the exterior staircase from the eastern coutyard of the Palace of the Dukes of Burgundy. The staircase abbutts the Tour de Bar. An archway decorates the entrance to the staircase. Above the arch is a pediment with a large quatrefoil design. An arcade supports the roof of the staircase.