Work Record for a Collection of Works [Figure 12]

Work Record

Class [controlled] photographs • European art
*Work Type [link] albumen prints
*Title Views of Paris and Environs and the
Exposition Universelle | Title Type: preferred
*Creator display Neurdein Frères (French, active late19th-early 20th centuries)
*Role [link]: photographers [link]: Neurdein Frères
*Creation Date ca. 1889 | [controlled]: Earliest: 1885; Latest: 1894
*Subject [links to authorities] architecture • views •
Paris (France) • International Exposition of 1889
(Paris, France) • Versailles Palace (Versailles, France)
• Parc de Saint-Cloud (Paris, France) • Parc du
Champ de Mars (Paris, France) • travel
*Current Location [link] Getty Research Institute, Research Library, Special Collections (Los Angeles, California, United States) | ID: 93-F101
*Materials and Techniques albumen prints
Technique [link]: albumen prints
*Measurements 37 photographic prints; images 13
x 19 cm (5 1/8 x 7 1/2 inches), on sheets 19 x 25 cm
(7 1/2 x 9 7/8 inches)
[controlled]: Extent: items; Value: 37; Type: count
|| Extent: image; Value: 13; Unit: cm; Type: height
| Value: 19; Unit: cm; Type: width || Extent: sheet;
Value: 19; Unit: cm; Type: height | Value: 25;
Unit: cm; Type: width
Inscriptions captions in French, printed on mount above and below image.
Description Note Mounted souvenir views of Paris and environs issued by Neurdein Frères for visitors to the 1889 Exposition universelle. Collection includes panoramas of Paris and views of its main avenues
and monuments as well as views of Versailles and the Parc de Saint-Cloud. These images were probably printed from existing ones in the Neurdein Frères inventory. Six views of the Exposition universelle
include a panoramic view taken from the Trocadero, a view of the Parc du Champ de Mars, and an exterior view of the Algerian pavilion.
 

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Concept Authority Record

*Terms albumen prints (preferred, plural)
albumen print (preferred, singular)
albumen photoprints
albumen silver prints
silver albumen prints
*Hierarchical position [link] Objects Facet
.... Visual and Verbal Communication
........ Visual Works
................ <visual works by medium or technique>
.................... photographs
............................ positives
................................ photographic prints
........................................ albumen prints
*Note Refers to photographic prints having albumen as the binder; always black-and-white, though they may be toned to a monochrome hue.
*Source [link] Art & Architecture Thesaurus (1988-).
 

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