A group of workers constructing a dam. Two of the workerse are standing on the construction site and holding pickaxes. Men in suits are observing the workers. A second group of workers is standing nearby on top of a brick wall.


  • Title: Barrage de Port à l'Anglais
  • Creator: Unknown, Jules Rothschild
  • Date Created: 1876
  • Location Created: Île-de-France, France
  • Physical Dimensions: 23.7 × 32.8 cm (9 5/16 × 12 15/16 in.)
  • Type: Print
  • External Link: Find out more about this object on the Museum website.
  • Medium: Collotype
  • Terms of Use: Open Content
  • Number: 84.XX.1436.7
  • Culture: French
  • Credit Line: The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles
  • Creator Display Name: Unknown maker, French Jules Rothschild (French, 1838 - 1900)
  • Classification: Photographs (Visual Works)

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