Portraits and Photography Online Auction

October 22, 2009

LOT 172

Lot 172

Edouard-Denis Baldus (1813-1889)

Edouard-Denis Baldus (1813-1889)
Lot 172 Details
Edouard-Denis Baldus (1813-1889), French


Photogravure; titled and inscribed, Heliogre de E. Baldus to the margin. Matted and Unframed.
Image 8.5" x 8" — 21.6 x 19.1 cm.

Estimate $75-$100

Realised: $30
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report


Edouard-Denis Baldus was a painter, lithographer and photographer who subjects included the French landscape, architecture and railways. The documentation of the Louvre remains one of his most recognized projects.


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LOT 172

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  • 5 Stars: Excellent - No discernable damage, flaws or imperfections
  • 4 Stars: Very Good - Minor flaws or imperfections visible only under close inspection using specialised instruments or black light
  • 3 Stars: Good - Minor flaws visible upon inspection under standard lighting
  • 2 Stars: Fair - Exhibits flaws or damage that may draw the eye under standard lighting
  • 1 Star: Poor - Flaws or damage immediately apparent under standard lighting (examples: missing components, rips, broken glass, damaged surfaces, etc.)

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