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Gallot Studio and Library, Cherbourg
Albumen print, from collodion negative
7.8 x 10 ins
"Feuardent" written in pencil on mount. Feuardent was a bookseller and antiquarian from Cherbourg best known for his daguerreotype of his close friend Jean-Francois Millet and his family taken in 1854 as well as for his marine views of Toulon and Cherbourg now in the Musee d'Orsay.