With photographer's signature stamp in blue ink at lower left below photograph.
There is a swimming school on the barge tied in front.
See: Le Photographe et l'Architecte: Edouard Baldus, Hector-Martin Lefuel et le Chantier du Nouveau Louvre de Napoleon III, p.53, where it is dated 1857, but this may have been photographed a bit earlier.
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Medium Non-matte salt print from wet plate negative
Mount on original mount
Photo Date 1855-57 Print Date 1855-57
Dimensions 11-1/2 x 17-5/16 in. (292 x 440 mm)
Photo Country France
Photographer Country France
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