A triumphal arch adorned with two sculptural groups, one on each pillar. Bas-reliefs decorate the tops of the pillars and around the archway.


  • Title: [The Arc de Triomphe]
  • Creator: Hippolyte Bayard
  • Date Created: about 1847
  • Location Created: Paris, France
  • Physical Dimensions: 18.6 × 22.7 cm (7 5/16 × 8 15/16 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.968.113
  • Culture: French
  • Credit Line: The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles
  • Creator Display Name: Hippolyte Bayard (French, 1801 - 1887)
  • Classification: Photographs (Visual Works)

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