[Porte Saint Denis]

Unknownabout 1870–1880

The J. Paul Getty Museum

The J. Paul Getty Museum
Los Angeles, United States

A triumphal arch with a single archway. There are two obelisks mounted to either side of the archway with relief sculptures depicting figures, arms, and armor. The phrase "LUDOVICO MAGNO" is carved along the top of the arch. Piles of debris are in the street in front of the arch.


  • Title: [Porte Saint Denis]
  • Creator: Unknown
  • Date Created: about 1870–1880
  • Location Created: Paris, France
  • Physical Dimensions: 45.3 × 32.4 cm (17 13/16 × 12 3/4 in.)
  • Type: Print
  • External Link: Find out more about this object on the Museum website.
  • Medium: Albumen silver print
  • Terms of Use: Open Content
  • Number: 84.XX.1436.20
  • Culture: French
  • Credit Line: The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles
  • Creator Display Name: Unknown maker, French
  • Classification: Photographs (Visual Works)

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