[Spartacus, Tuileries Gardens, Paris]

Charles NègreJune 1859

The J. Paul Getty Museum

The J. Paul Getty Museum
Los Angeles, United States

The subject of the photograph is a statue of Spartacus by Denis Foyatier (1793 - 1863), which Louis Philippe acquired in 1830 and had placed in the Tuileries gardens, where it remained until 1877.


  • Title: [Spartacus, Tuileries Gardens, Paris]
  • Creator: Charles Nègre
  • Date Created: June 1859
  • Location Created: Paris, France
  • Physical Dimensions: 41.9 × 28.3 cm (16 1/2 × 11 1/8 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: 92.XM.43
  • Culture: French
  • Credit Line: The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles
  • Creator Display Name: Charles Nègre (French, 1820 - 1880)
  • Classification: Photographs (Visual Works)

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