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[Light Bulb]

Artist:
Theo Ballmer (Swiss, 1902–1965)
Date:
1930s
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
11.7 x 16.5 cm (4 5/8 x 6 1/2 in.)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Ford Motor Company Collection, Gift of Ford Motor Company and John C. Waddell, 1987
Accession Number:
1987.1100.376
Not on view
Inscription: Inscribed in pencil on print, verso UC: "grüntorry rejept gevaert [all underlined] // auf alte (H jörige) kopie"; inscribed in pencil on print, verso LL: "RK 11282-7th 3"
[Rudolf Kicken to Waddell, May 16, 1983]; John C. Waddell

JCW dates this photograph: c. 1931.
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