Prince [Napoléon Lucien Charles Joseph]
© President and Fellows of Harvard College
Identification and Creation
Object Number
P1999.25
People
André Adolphe Eugène Disdéri, French (Paris, France 1819 - 1889 Paris, France)
Prince Napoleon Lucien Charles Joseph "Joachim" Murat
Title
Prince [Napoléon Lucien Charles Joseph] "Joachim" Murat (1803-1878)
Classification
Photographs
Work Type
carte-de-visite, photograph
Date
c. 1855
Places
Creation Place: Europe, France
Culture
French
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Albumen silver print (uncut carte-de-visite sheet)
Technique
Albumen silver print
Dimensions
image: 18.3 x 23.7 cm (7 3/16 x 9 5/16 in.)
mount: 26.4 x 34.5 cm (10 3/8 x 13 9/16 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Signed: inscribed
  • inscription: verso, upper left, graphite: pri Joachim Murat
  • inscription: verso, center right, top to bottom, graphite: 42837
  • inscription: verso, right edge, top to center, graphite: 42837 [partially cut off]
  • inscription: mount, black ink: 42837. Prince Joachim Murat
Provenance
Palm Press, Inc. Gus Kayafus, Concord, Massachusetts, sold to the Harvard University Art Museums, 1999.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Richard and Ronay Menschel Fund for the Acquisition of Photographs
Accession Year
1999
Object Number
P1999.25
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
Exhibition History

A Decade of Collecting: Recent Acquisitions of Photographs, Harvard University Art Museums, Fogg Art Museum, 04/29/2000 - 07/23/2000

Landmarks of World Art and Architecture, Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge, 09/04/2012 - 01/19/2013

Verification Level

3 - Good. Object is well described and information is vetted