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Le Crevasse, Savoie

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Recto of mount, bottom ctr, label with inscription in black ink: La Crevasse (Savoie). Recto of print, lower left, blind stamp: FBF Recto of mount, lower right, stamped in red ink: Bisson Frères Verso of mount, lower left, oval stamp, blue ink: Bisson Frères Phot / No. 8, rue Garancière


Russell Anderson, London; 1984, to Jane Corkin Gallery, Toronto, Canada; 1984, sold to private collection, Boston, MA; 1993, to private collection, Toronto, Canada; to Jane Corkin Gallery, Toronto; 2010, sold by Jane Corkin Gallery to MFA Boston. (Accession Date: June 16, 2010)

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John H. and Ernestine A. Payne Fund

July 25, 1861


Sheet: 39.7 x 23.5 cm (15 5/8 x 9 1/4 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Photograph, albumen print from wet-collodion-on-glass negative