[Ancient reservoir, Place Jean-Baptiste Clément, Montmartre]

Hippolyte Bayardabout 1843–1845

The J. Paul Getty Museum

The J. Paul Getty Museum
Los Angeles, United States

An ancient reservoir surrounded by a wrought-iron fence. The reservoir is decorated with relief sculptures and an urn set into a niche. A set of stairs leads up a small hill to the reservoir. A man wearing a hat is standing on the hill looking to the reservoir.


  • Title: [Ancient reservoir, Place Jean-Baptiste Clément, Montmartre]
  • Creator: Hippolyte Bayard
  • Date Created: about 1843–1845
  • Location Created: Paris, France
  • Physical Dimensions: 21.7 × 16.3 cm (8 9/16 × 6 3/8 in.)
  • Type: Print
  • External Link: Find out more about this object on the Museum website.
  • Medium: Salted paper print
  • Terms of Use: Open Content
  • Number: 84.XO.968.145
  • Culture: French
  • Credit Line: The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles
  • Creator Display Name: Attributed to Hippolyte Bayard (French, 1801 - 1887)
  • Classification: Photographs (Visual Works)

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