Frieze on the Tower of the Winds, Athens

Joseph-Philibert Girault de Prangey1842

The J. Paul Getty Museum

The J. Paul Getty Museum

  • Title: Frieze on the Tower of the Winds, Athens
  • Creator: Joseph-Philibert Girault de Prangey
  • Date: 1842
  • Location Created: Greece
  • Physical Dimensions: 11.3 x 18.1 cm (4 7/16 x 7 1/8 in.)
  • External Link: Find out more about this object on the Museum website.
  • Medium: Daguerreotype
  • Source Credit Line: The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles
  • Object Type: Cased object
  • Object Status: Permanent Collection
  • Number: 2004.79.2
  • Markings: (Verso, backing glass) imprinted in black ink, on white rectangular paper label with rounded corners, affixed to lower right corner: "18 May 2004 / Sale: 6978 / 19 [imprinted on top of sales data] / CHRISTIE'S"
  • Inscription: (Verso, plate) inscribed in black ink on irregularly cut white slip of paper affixed at upper center, by Girault de Prangey: "43. Athènes. / Tours des Vents." (Verso, brown paper seal) inscribed in pencil, at upper right corner: "735"
  • Display Location: Not currently on view
  • Department: Photographs
  • Culture: French
  • Classification: Photographs