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La Pompe Notre-Dame (The Notre Dame pump), Paris
La Pompe Notre-Dame (The Notre Dame pump), Paris
Artist:
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Date:
1852
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Etching And Drypoint
Dimensions:
165 x 250 mm (6 1/2 x 9 13/16 in.)
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Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1985.1.352
Acquisition Date:
1985-01-01
Credit Line:

Gift of Ronald E. Bornstein

Exhibition History:

CPLH, Recent Acquisitions, Part 1, 1500-1950, 7 March - 24 May 1987.

one of the pumphouses supplying water from the Seine to Paris seen from the river; the towers of Notre Dame can just be seen over buildings;
River seine; temporary pumping facility erected next to bridge; cathedral at horizon; behind embankment housing.