Photograph of a glass fountain by the firm, F. & C. Osler, inside the Crystal Palace with water flowing down its many tiers. The fountain is placed in a round and shallow pool. Other sculptures and works of art are visible in the background.


  • Title: Glass Fountain
  • Creator: Claude-Marie Ferrier
  • Date Created: 1851–1852
  • Location Created: London, England
  • Physical Dimensions: 21 × 15.6 cm (8 1/4 × 6 1/8 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.699.3.17
  • Culture: French
  • Credit Line: The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles
  • Creator Display Name: Claude-Marie Ferrier (French, 1811 - 1889)
  • Classification: Photographs (Visual Works)

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