[Empress Eugénie]

[Empress Eugénie]


Mayer Frères & Pierson

French, active 1858–1864

A. Riffaut

French, 1821–1859

[Empress Eugénie]

ca. 1860
Image: 7 1/8 × 5 13/16 in. (18.1 × 14.7 cm)
Mount: 9 1/8 × 6 11/16 in. (23.1 × 17 cm)
Gift of Eastman Kodak Company, ex-collection Gabriel Cromer
Inscriptions Printed in black ink, recto, BC / BR: Héliographie sur acier \ DE Mr. NIEPCE DE St. VICTOR / Terminé par A. Riffaut
Printed in black ink, recto, BC: [Imperial crest]
Printed in black ink, recto, BR: Imp. Delamain et Sarazin, r Git-le-Coeur, 8, Paris
Inscribed in pencil (Cromer's hand) on verso, TR: J'ai la planche
[Translation: I have the printing plate] [1981.2293.0001]

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