Two ships heading away from shore

Two ships heading away from shore

Photograph

Gustave Le Gray

Maker
French, 1820–1884

Two ships heading away from shore

Marine


ca. 1856
Albumen silver print
Image: 12 7/8 × 16 7/16 in. (32.7 × 41.7 cm)
Mount: 19 7/16 × 22 5/16 in. (49.4 × 56.7 cm)
Matted: 24 × 28 × 1/8 in. (61 × 71.1 × 0.3 cm)
Gift of Eastman Kodak Company, ex-collection Gabriel Cromer
1981.1169.0001
Inscriptions Inscribed on mount in pencil (Cromer's hand) on recto, BR: Marine de Gustave Le Gray
Stamped signature on image in red ink, recto, BR: Gustave Le Gray
Blind stamp on mount, recto, BC: Photographe \ Gustave LeGray & Co. \ Paris
Blind stamp on image, recto, BL: Collection \ G. Cromer

Inscribed in pencil, verso, C: Le Gray
Stamped in black ink, verso, BR: Eastman Historical \ Photographic Collection \ Cromer Collection \ 78 [numerical in blue ink]
Stamped in black ink, verso, TC: 78 [upside down]
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