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Mondrian's Glasses and Pipe

Artist:
André Kertész (American (born Hungary), Budapest 1894–1985 New York)
Date:
1926
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
15.8 x 18.3 cm. (6 1/4 x 7 3/16 in.)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Warner Communications Inc. Purchase Fund, 1977
Accession Number:
1977.501.1
Rights and Reproduction:
© The Estate of André Kertész / Higher Pictures
Not on view
Inscription: Signed and inscribed in pencil on mount, recto, beneath image LL and LR, and LR corner: "A. Kertesz" and "Paris // 1926" and "442"; inscribed in ink by artist on mount, verso UC: "No.2. NATURE MORTE I. (Agr.) // ANDRÉ KERTÉSZ // 5 Rue de VANVES // PARIS / 4e"; large and somewhat illegible inscription in red pencil in artist's hand; printed label affixed to mount, CL: "Angenomen in de Internationale Foto Salon van // 2 Juni tot en met 18 Juni 1928 gehouden door // den Bond van Nederl. Amateur Fotograten Ver- // eeningingen in de Tentoon stellingszaal der Vereeninging // "Artibus Sacrum" op de Rorenmarkt te Arnhem.".
André Kertész

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Recent Acquisitions, Department of Prints and Photographs," December 6, 1977–February 19, 1978.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Counterparts: Form and Emotion in Photographs," February 26, 1982–May 1, 1982.

Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinnati. "Counterparts: Form and Emotion in Photographs," May 20, 1982–July 2, 1982.

Dallas Museum of Art. "Counterparts: Form and Emotion in Photographs," August 4, 1982–September 13, 1982.

San Francisco Museum of Modern Art. "Counterparts: Form and Emotion in Photographs," November 19, 1982–January 9, 1983.

Corcoran Gallery of Art. "Counterparts: Form and Emotion in Photographs," February 22, 1983–April 18, 1983.

Ducrot, Nicolas, ed. André Kertész: Sixty Years of Photography, 1912–1972. New York: Grossman Publishers, 1972. p. 116.

Naef, Weston J., Sandra Phillips, and David Travis. André Kertész: Of Paris and New York. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1985. no. 21, p. 136.



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