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Désert de Retz [lantern slide]: a lantern slide of an 1808 work by Constant Bourgeois du Castelet depicting the "colonne brisée" or "broken column" summer house

view Désert de Retz [lantern slide]: a lantern slide of an 1808 work by Constant Bourgeois du Castelet depicting the "colonne brisée" or "broken column" summer house digital asset number 1
Physical description:
1 lantern slide: b&w ; 3.25 x 4 in
Type:
Lantern slides
Place:
France, Ile-de-France, Yvelines, Chambourcy
France
Chambourcy
Désert de Retz (Chambourcy, Yvelines, France)
Date:
1914
1949
[between 1914 and 1949]
Notes:
Mount reads: "[Painting by ?] Edward Van Altena, 71-79 W. 45th St., N.Y.C."
Historic plate number: "38."
Historic plate caption: "[label on verso:] Retz, Desert de Monville; House as ruined column. [text printed on plate, visible from verso but not legible w/out a scope]."
Topic:
Artificial ruins
Walkways
Trees
Dogs
Houses
Women
Men
Gardens
Local number:
FR028001
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens

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