Salute of the French fleet off Cherbourg, Gustave Le Gray
Gustave Le Gray
Salute of the French fleet off Cherbourg
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Gustave Le Gray

Salute of the French fleet off Cherbourg, 1858


Darstellung
21.9 x 29.9 cm
Physical Description
Albumen print mounted on cardboard
Inventory Number
St.F.117
Acquisition
Acquired in 2011 with support of the Kulturstiftung der Länder and Hessischer Kulturstiftung, property of Städelscher Museums-Verein e.V.
Status
On display, 1st upper level, Modern Art

Work Data

Basic Information

Title
Salute of the French fleet off Cherbourg
Photographer
Period Produced
School
Object Type
Physical Description
Albumen print mounted on cardboard
Material
Technique
Label at the Time of Manufacture
Bezeichnet recto unten rechts auf der Fotografie: Signaturstempel: Gustave Le Gray
Bezeichnet recto unten Mitte auf dem Trägerkarton: PHOTOGRAPHIE; GUSTAVE LE GRAY & Co; PARIS

Property and Acquisition

Institution
Administration
Collection
Creditline
Städel Museum, Frankfurt am Main, Eigentum des Städelschen Museums-Vereins e.V.
Picture Copyright
CC BY-SA 4.0 Städel Museum, Frankfurt am Main
Acquisition
Acquired in 2011 with support of the Kulturstiftung der Länder and Hessischer Kulturstiftung, property of Städelscher Museums-Verein e.V.

Work Content

Motifs and References

Iconclass

Primary
  • 25H23 sea (seascape)
  • 61D(FRANCE) geographical names of countries, regions, mountains, rivers, etc. (FRANCE) (FRANCE)
  • 61E(CHERBOURG EN COTENTIN) names of cities and villages (CHERBOURG EN COTENTIN)
  • 46C21 ships (in general)
  • 61D(ÄRMELKANAL) geographical names of countries, regions, mountains, rivers, etc. (ÄRMELKANAL) (ÄRMELKANAL)
  • 46C2921 lifeboat
Secondary
  • 45D22 navy
  • 41B162 smoke
  • 26A clouds
  • 46C24 sailing-ship, sailing-boat
  • 44A3 flag, colours (as symbol of the state, etc.)

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Last update

06.09.2021