Painted Triumphal Arch at the Entrance to the Austerlitz Bridge for Napoleon III's Return to Paris, October 16, 1852.
The authors of the catalogue of the exhibition devoted to Gustave Le Gray (BnF, 2002), state that Noël Paymal Lerebourg, Gustave Le Gray and Auguste Bertsch all took photographic views of Napoleon III's return to Paris, at the Porte Saint Martin and Place de la Concorde.
Gustave Le Gray or Lerebours or Auguste Bertsch
Triumphal and ephemeral arch erected at the entrance of the Pont d'Austerlitz for the return of Napoleon III to Paris, October 16, 1852.
salt print, mounted on cardboard.
23.5 x 29.5 cm