Collection Items

  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Palace of the Legion of Honor.
    Palais de la Légion d'honneur
    The Franco-Prussian War was brought about by rising tensions between France and Prussia in the 1860s. France, under Emperor Napoleon III, was determined to check the growth of Prussian power and avenge what it saw as a series of diplomatic humiliations. Prussia, under Chancellor Otto von Bismarck, believed that a Prussian-led war of the German states against France would be a decisive act leading...
    • Contributor: Braquehais, Bruno
    • Date: 1870
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Partial View of the Ministry of Finance.
    Ministère des Finances
    The Franco-Prussian War was brought about by rising tensions between France and Prussia in the 1860s. France, under Emperor Napoleon III, was determined to check the growth of Prussian power and avenge what it saw as a series of diplomatic humiliations. Prussia, under Chancellor Otto von Bismarck, believed that a Prussian-led war of the German states against France would be a decisive act leading...
    • Contributor: Braquehais, Bruno
    • Date: 1870
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Partial View of the Destroyed Balcony of the Ministry of Finance.
    Ministère des Finances
    The Franco-Prussian War was brought about by rising tensions between France and Prussia in the 1860s. France, under Emperor Napoleon III, was determined to check the growth of Prussian power and avenge what it saw as a series of diplomatic humiliations. Prussia, under Chancellor Otto von Bismarck, believed that a Prussian-led war of the German states against France would be a decisive act leading...
    • Contributor: Braquehais, Bruno
    • Date: 1870
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    General View of the Ministry of Finance.
    Ministère des Finances
    The Franco-Prussian War was brought about by rising tensions between France and Prussia in the 1860s. France, under Emperor Napoleon III, was determined to check the growth of Prussian power and avenge what it saw as a series of diplomatic humiliations. Prussia, under Chancellor Otto von Bismarck, believed that a Prussian-led war of the German states against France would be a decisive act leading...
    • Contributor: Braquehais, Bruno
    • Date: 1870
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Château de Saint-Cloud: Southeastern Pavilion. View from the Main Lounge.
    Château de Saint Cloud (Pavillon Sud-Est. Vue prise du Grand Salon)
    The Franco-Prussian War was brought about by rising tensions between France and Prussia in the 1860s. France, under Emperor Napoleon III, was determined to check the growth of Prussian power and avenge what it saw as a series of diplomatic humiliations. Prussia, under Chancellor Otto von Bismarck, believed that a Prussian-led war of the German states against France would be a decisive act leading...
    • Contributor: Braquehais, Bruno
    • Date: 1870
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Château de Saint-Cloud: Main Southern Stairway.
    Château de Saint Cloud (Grand Escalier du Sud)
    The Franco-Prussian War was brought about by rising tensions between France and Prussia in the 1860s. France, under Emperor Napoleon III, was determined to check the growth of Prussian power and avenge what it saw as a series of diplomatic humiliations. Prussia, under Chancellor Otto von Bismarck, believed that a Prussian-led war of the German states against France would be a decisive act leading...
    • Contributor: Braquehais, Bruno
    • Date: 1870
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Parc de Saint-Cloud.
    Parc de Saint Cloud
    The Franco-Prussian War was brought about by rising tensions between France and Prussia in the 1860s. France, under Emperor Napoleon III, was determined to check the growth of Prussian power and avenge what it saw as a series of diplomatic humiliations. Prussia, under Chancellor Otto von Bismarck, believed that a Prussian-led war of the German states against France would be a decisive act leading...
    • Contributor: Braquehais, Bruno
    • Date: 1870
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Parc de Saint-Cloud: Bathing Pavilion and Armored Crossing of the Prussians.
    Parc de Saint Cloud (Pavillon de bains et passage blindé des Prussiens)
    The Franco-Prussian War was brought about by rising tensions between France and Prussia in the 1860s. France, under Emperor Napoleon III, was determined to check the growth of Prussian power and avenge what it saw as a series of diplomatic humiliations. Prussia, under Chancellor Otto von Bismarck, believed that a Prussian-led war of the German states against France would be a decisive act leading...
    • Contributor: Braquehais, Bruno
    • Date: 1870
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Battery of the Montmartre Hills.
    Batterie des Buttes Montmartre
    The Franco-Prussian War was brought about by rising tensions between France and Prussia in the 1860s. France, under Emperor Napoleon III, was determined to check the growth of Prussian power and avenge what it saw as a series of diplomatic humiliations. Prussia, under Chancellor Otto von Bismarck, believed that a Prussian-led war of the German states against France would be a decisive act leading...
    • Contributor: Braquehais, Bruno
    • Date: 1870
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Palais Royal. The Franco-Prussian War was brought about by rising tensions between France and Prussia in the 1860s. France, under Emperor Napoleon III, was determined to check the growth of Prussian power and avenge what it saw as a series of diplomatic humiliations. Prussia, under Chancellor Otto von Bismarck, believed that a Prussian-led war of the German states against France would be a decisive act leading...
    • Contributor: Braquehais, Bruno
    • Date: 1870
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Rue des Rosiers: Montmartre Hills.
    Rue des Rosiers (Buttes Montmartre)
    The Franco-Prussian War was brought about by rising tensions between France and Prussia in the 1860s. France, under Emperor Napoleon III, was determined to check the growth of Prussian power and avenge what it saw as a series of diplomatic humiliations. Prussia, under Chancellor Otto von Bismarck, believed that a Prussian-led war of the German states against France would be a decisive act leading...
    • Contributor: Braquehais, Bruno
    • Date: 1870
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Barricade in the Rue de Rivoli and Rue Saint-Florentin.
    Grande barricade des Rues Rivoli et Saint Florentin
    The Franco-Prussian War was brought about by rising tensions between France and Prussia in the 1860s. France, under Emperor Napoleon III, was determined to check the growth of Prussian power and avenge what it saw as a series of diplomatic humiliations. Prussia, under Chancellor Otto von Bismarck, believed that a Prussian-led war of the German states against France would be a decisive act leading...
    • Contributor: Braquehais, Bruno
    • Date: 1870
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Tuileries Palace; Garden View.
    Palais des Tuileries ; Façade du côté du jardin
    The Franco-Prussian War was brought about by rising tensions between France and Prussia in the 1860s. France, under Emperor Napoleon III, was determined to check the growth of Prussian power and avenge what it saw as a series of diplomatic humiliations. Prussia, under Chancellor Otto von Bismarck, believed that a Prussian-led war of the German states against France would be a decisive act leading...
    • Contributor: Braquehais, Bruno
    • Date: 1870
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Tuileries Palace; Pavillon de Flore.
    Palais des Tuileries ; Pavillon de Flore
    The Franco-Prussian War was brought about by rising tensions between France and Prussia in the 1860s. France, under Emperor Napoleon III, was determined to check the growth of Prussian power and avenge what it saw as a series of diplomatic humiliations. Prussia, under Chancellor Otto von Bismarck, believed that a Prussian-led war of the German states against France would be a decisive act leading...
    • Contributor: Braquehais, Bruno
    • Date: 1870
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Library of the Louvre.
    Bibliothèque du Louvre
    The Franco-Prussian War was brought about by rising tensions between France and Prussia in the 1860s. France, under Emperor Napoleon III, was determined to check the growth of Prussian power and avenge what it saw as a series of diplomatic humiliations. Prussia, under Chancellor Otto von Bismarck, believed that a Prussian-led war of the German states against France would be a decisive act leading...
    • Contributor: Braquehais, Bruno
    • Date: 1870
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Tuileries Palace; Clock Pavilion.
    Palais des Tuileries ; Pavillon de l'Horloge
    The Franco-Prussian War was brought about by rising tensions between France and Prussia in the 1860s. France, under Emperor Napoleon III, was determined to check the growth of Prussian power and avenge what it saw as a series of diplomatic humiliations. Prussia, under Chancellor Otto von Bismarck, believed that a Prussian-led war of the German states against France would be a decisive act leading...
    • Contributor: Braquehais, Bruno
    • Date: 1870
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Tuileries Palace; Stairway Leading to the Pavillon de Flore.
    Palais des Tuileries ; Escalier conduisant au pavillon de Flore
    The Franco-Prussian War was brought about by rising tensions between France and Prussia in the 1860s. France, under Emperor Napoleon III, was determined to check the growth of Prussian power and avenge what it saw as a series of diplomatic humiliations. Prussia, under Chancellor Otto von Bismarck, believed that a Prussian-led war of the German states against France would be a decisive act leading...
    • Contributor: Braquehais, Bruno
    • Date: 1870
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Courtyard of the Tuileries.
    Cour des Tuileries
    The Franco-Prussian War was brought about by rising tensions between France and Prussia in the 1860s. France, under Emperor Napoleon III, was determined to check the growth of Prussian power and avenge what it saw as a series of diplomatic humiliations. Prussia, under Chancellor Otto von Bismarck, believed that a Prussian-led war of the German states against France would be a decisive act leading...
    • Contributor: Braquehais, Bruno
    • Date: 1870
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Saint-Cloud.
    Saint Cloud
    The Franco-Prussian War was brought about by rising tensions between France and Prussia in the 1860s. France, under Emperor Napoleon III, was determined to check the growth of Prussian power and avenge what it saw as a series of diplomatic humiliations. Prussia, under Chancellor Otto von Bismarck, believed that a Prussian-led war of the German states against France would be a decisive act leading...
    • Contributor: Braquehais, Bruno
    • Date: 1870
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Tuileries Palace; Main Hall, Garden Side.
    Palais des Tuileries ; Grand vestibule, côté du jardin
    The Franco-Prussian War was brought about by rising tensions between France and Prussia in the 1860s. France, under Emperor Napoleon III, was determined to check the growth of Prussian power and avenge what it saw as a series of diplomatic humiliations. Prussia, under Chancellor Otto von Bismarck, believed that a Prussian-led war of the German states against France would be a decisive act leading...
    • Contributor: Braquehais, Bruno
    • Date: 1870
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Saint-Cloud.
    Saint Cloud
    The Franco-Prussian War was brought about by rising tensions between France and Prussia in the 1860s. France, under Emperor Napoleon III, was determined to check the growth of Prussian power and avenge what it saw as a series of diplomatic humiliations. Prussia, under Chancellor Otto von Bismarck, believed that a Prussian-led war of the German states against France would be a decisive act leading...
    • Contributor: Braquehais, Bruno
    • Date: 1870
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Château de Saint-Cloud; Western Side.
    Château de Saint Cloud (Façade Ouest)
    The Franco-Prussian War was brought about by rising tensions between France and Prussia in the 1860s. France, under Emperor Napoleon III, was determined to check the growth of Prussian power and avenge what it saw as a series of diplomatic humiliations. Prussia, under Chancellor Otto von Bismarck, believed that a Prussian-led war of the German states against France would be a decisive act leading...
    • Contributor: Braquehais, Bruno
    • Date: 1870
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Tuileries Palace; Main Hall, and Place du Carrousel.
    Palais des Tuileries ; Grand vestibule et place du Carrousel
    The Franco-Prussian War was brought about by rising tensions between France and Prussia in the 1860s. France, under Emperor Napoleon III, was determined to check the growth of Prussian power and avenge what it saw as a series of diplomatic humiliations. Prussia, under Chancellor Otto von Bismarck, believed that a Prussian-led war of the German states against France would be a decisive act leading...
    • Contributor: Braquehais, Bruno
    • Date: 1870
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Château de Saint-Cloud: Northeastern Pavilion.
    Château de Saint Cloud (Pavillon Nord Est)
    The Franco-Prussian War was brought about by rising tensions between France and Prussia in the 1860s. France, under Emperor Napoleon III, was determined to check the growth of Prussian power and avenge what it saw as a series of diplomatic humiliations. Prussia, under Chancellor Otto von Bismarck, believed that a Prussian-led war of the German states against France would be a decisive act leading...
    • Contributor: Braquehais, Bruno
    • Date: 1870
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Tuileries Palace: Interior View.
    Palais des Tuileries
    The Franco-Prussian War was brought about by rising tensions between France and Prussia in the 1860s. France, under Emperor Napoleon III, was determined to check the growth of Prussian power and avenge what it saw as a series of diplomatic humiliations. Prussia, under Chancellor Otto von Bismarck, believed that a Prussian-led war of the German states against France would be a decisive act leading...
    • Contributor: Braquehais, Bruno
    • Date: 1870