In 1875, Baldus revisited his own negatives to publish his famous album: Les Principaux Monuments de la France. Héliogravures par Edouard Baldus. 23, rue d 'Assas, Paris. To do so he made acid-etched plates such as the present example.
Scheduled to be composed of three parts of twenty prints and priced at 80 francs per game. Some copies have the address of Vve A. Morelet. Announced as containing three series of 20 photogravures, no known copy contains more than 45 boards in total