Admission is always free Directions

Open today: 10:00 to 5:00

Inscription

on negative, upper left: N. 21; on negative, lower left: 51; stamped, upper center on mount in black ink: 21; printed, lower center on mount in black ink: LE NOUVEL OPERA DE PARIS / SCULPTURE ORNEMENTALE / DUCHER et C.ie, Editeurs. / Durandelle, Photographe.; by unknown hand, bottom center on mount in graphite: ED. 143-21.x (I)

Provenance

Mary and Dan Solomon; purchase and gift to NGA, 2006.



Bibliography
1988
Keller, Ulrich. "Durandelle, The Paris Opera, and the Aesthetic of Creativity." Gazette des Beaux-Arts (February 1988).
1998
Frizot, Michel. A New History of Photography. Koeln: Koenemann, 1998.