[Barricade in the rue Royale]

Auguste Hippolyte Collardnegative May 1871; print later

The J. Paul Getty Museum

The J. Paul Getty Museum
Los Angeles, United States

A group of men in front of a barrier set up in front of the Madeleine Church. The barrier is made up of stacks of sandbags and blocks the road leading to the church. Two men are standing at opposite sides of the barricade and one man is seated on a sandbag.


  • Title: [Barricade in the rue Royale]
  • Creator: Auguste Hippolyte Collard
  • Date Created: negative May 1871; print later
  • Location Created: Paris, France
  • Physical Dimensions: 11.9 × 16.7 cm (4 11/16 × 6 9/16 in.)
  • Type: Print
  • External Link: Find out more about this object on the Museum website.
  • Medium: Gelatin silver print
  • Terms of Use: Open Content
  • Number: 84.XX.1436.61
  • Culture: French
  • Credit Line: The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles
  • Creator Display Name: Auguste Hippolyte Collard (French, 1812 - 1885/1897)
  • Classification: Photographs (Visual Works)

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