Puvis de Chavannes
Woodburytype of the painter Puvis de Chavannes after a negative by Etienne Carjat, print ca. 1880 from an earlier negative, from the "Galerie Contemporaine, Litteraire, Artistique". Mounted to a sheet from the publication. Print size 4.5 x 3 inches (11x8 cm). Price: $150. ( Inventory# gb39 )
The "Galerie Contemporaine" brought together photographs of the period's cultural icons, taken by the its most important photographers.
Image in superb condition. Mounting sheet has dirt and wear. Photographer's attribution printed at bottom of sheet: "Cliché Carjat et Ce, 10, reu Notre Dame-de-Lorette."
Last updated May 8, 2017