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Repose

Artist:
László Moholy-Nagy (American (born Hungary), Borsod 1895–1946 Chicago, Illinois)
Date:
1920s
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
23.5 x 17.4 cm. (9 1/4 x 6 7/8 in.)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Gift of Emanuel Gerard, 1985
Accession Number:
1985.1150.3
Not on view
Inscription: Signed verso, LR: "Foto Moholy-Nagy"
Emanuel Gerard

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Johnson Gallery, Selections from the Collection 5," June 14, 1994–August 28, 1994.

A print of this image in the MoMA collection is inscribed, verso: "Repose" [see Eleanor M. Hight, Moholy-Nagy: Photography and Film in Weimar Germany, Wellesley College Museum, 1985, p.100], while in Andreas Haus, Moholy-Nagy: Photographs and Photograms, New York: 1980, pl.67, it is listed as "Portrait"
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