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[Stairwell, View from Below]

Artist:
Albert Renger-Patzsch (German, Wurzburg 1897–1966 Wamel)
Date:
ca. 1929
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
22.9 x 17.1 cm (9 x 6 3/4 in.)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Ford Motor Company Collection, Gift of Ford Motor Company and John C. Waddell, 1987
Accession Number:
1987.1100.149
Rights and Reproduction:
© 2016 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York
Not on view
Inscription: Photographer's stamp on print, verso, TR and C: "RENGER-FOTO D.W.B. // REPRODUKTION NUR // MIT NENNUNG MEINER // FIRMA GESTATTET."; stamped on print, verso, CL [sideways]: "diplomingenieur architekt dwb // hanns schwippert // aachen Kunstgewerbeschule sudstrasse 40"; inscribed in pencil on print, UC; C; LL: "[illegible] 50 // Sehr 50"; "71"; "Stahltröger"
[Robert Miller Gallery, New York]; John C. Waddell, New York (March 27, 1982)

Jurgen Wilde identified this as the Sociale Frauenschule, Aachen, Germany, designed by the architect Rudolf Schwarz.
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