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Distortion: Vase

Artist:
André Kertész (American (born Hungary), Budapest 1894–1985 New York)
Date:
ca. 1938
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image: 13 9/16 × 7 5/16 in. (34.5 × 18.5 cm) Sheet: 13 9/16 × 7 5/16 in. (34.5 × 18.5 cm) Mount: 20 × 16 in. (50.8 × 40.7 cm)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Purchase, Rogers Fund, The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, and Mary Livingston Griggs and Mary Griggs Burke Foundation and Mrs. Vincent Astor Gifts, 1984
Accession Number:
1984.1083.104
Rights and Reproduction:
© The Estate of André Kertész / Higher Pictures
Not on view
Inscription: Signed in pencil, mount recto, BR: "A. Kertész"; printed adhesive label, mount recto, BL: "45" [PM Gallery number]; stamped in ink, mount verso, C: "PHOTO COPYRIGHT BY // ANDRE KERTESZ // 307 E. 44th ST. NEW YORK // TEL. MURRAY HILL 4 - 4800"
André Kertész

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "André Kertész, Of Paris and New York," December 19, 1985–February 23, 1986.

Mission du Patrimoine Photographique, Palais de Tokyo, Paris. "André Kertész, Of Paris and New York," April 24, 1986–June 2, 1986.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Johnson Gallery, Selections from the Collection 47," September 20, 2007–January 6, 2008.

Phillips Sandra A., and The Metropolitan Museum of Art. André Kertész, of Paris and New York. MMA ed. New York, 1985. p. 208; p. 271.

Frizot, Michel. André Kertész. Paris: Fernand Hazan, 2010. 225.



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