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[Luxembourg Gardens] [lantern slide]: the Fontaine de l'Observatoire, with sculpture by Jean-Baptiste Carpeaux

view [Luxembourg Gardens] [lantern slide]: the Fontaine de l'Observatoire, with sculpture by Jean-Baptiste Carpeaux digital asset number 1
Sculptor:
Carpeaux, Jean-Baptiste
Lantern slide maker:
Williams, Brown & Earle, Inc.
Physical description:
1 lantern slide: col. ; 3.25 x 4 in
Type:
Lantern slides
Place:
France, Ile-de-France, Paris, Paris
France
Paris
Luxembourg Gardens (Paris, France)
Date:
1900
1915
[between 1900 and 1915]
Notes:
The fountain is also known as the Fontaine des Quatre-Parties-du-Monde or the Fontaine Carpeaux. The lantern slide was apparently made by Williams, Brown, & Earle, Inc., of Philadelphia, possibly from a color postcard published by A. C. Champagne, 180 Rue de Rivoli, Paris. See FR025001 and FR025002 for comparable lantern slide derivations from published works
Mount reads: "Williams, Brown & Earle, Inc., 918 Chestnut St., Philadelphia, Pa."
Historic plate number: "5261."
Historic plate caption: "LEWIS [photographer?]; Paris - Luxembourg Garden - La Fontaine Carpeaux."
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Repository Loc.:
Smithsonian Gardens, PO Box 37012, Capital Gallery, Suite 3300, MRC 506, Washington, DC 20013-7012
Topic:
Fountains
Sculpture
Ponds
People
Gardens
Urban parks
Local number:
FR004001
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_192832

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