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Digitalis Purpurea

Artist:
Albert Renger-Patzsch (German, Wurzburg 1897–1966 Wamel)
Date:
ca. 1924
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
23.3 x 17.4 cm (9 3/16 x 6 7/8 in.)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Ford Motor Company Collection, Gift of Ford Motor Company and John C. Waddell, 1987
Accession Number:
1987.1100.205
Rights and Reproduction:
© 2016 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York
Not on view
Inscription: Reproduction stamp on print, verso, UC [in box]: "Jede Reproduktion // verboten"; inscribed and titled in pencil on print, verso, C: "175. // Digitalis purpurea"; inscribed in ink on print, verso, CL: "No. 54"; stamped on print, verso, C: [inscription along a quadrant]: AURIGA VERLAG ROSEN HOHE [inscription between two lines, the quadrant crossing: "Darmstadt"]; inscribed in pencil on print, verso, LL; LC: "IV l // RK 1782-1QH4"; "N54"
[Prakapas Gallery to Waddell, November 19, 1982]; John C. Waddell

For a variant see: Albert Renger-Patzsch, Die Welt ist schön, Munich: Kurt Wolff Verlag, pl. 1; Albert Renger-Patzsch, 100 Photographs, Cologne/Boston: Schürmann & Kicken Books with Paris: Créatis, 1979, p. 21.
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