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Sarajevo, Bosnia

Artist:
Gilles Peress (French, born 1946)
Date:
1993, printed 1997
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
38.9 x 58 cm (15 5/16 x 22 13/16 in.)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Purchase, Marks Family Foundation Gift, 1998
Accession Number:
1998.143
Rights and Reproduction:
© Gilles Peress
Not on view
Inscription: Signed in pencil on the verso BRC: "Gilles Peress [underlined]"; inscirbed in pencil on the verso, BLC to BR: "From the book Farewell to Bosnia -- in a protected from shelling backyard coffee shop -- an old world widow // is having two of life's most precious treats, a cup of coffee and a cigarette // 1993 Sarajevo Bosnia printed 1997"
From the artist

Peress, Gilles. Farewell to Bosnia. 1st Scalo ed. New York: Scalo, 1994.



Titles for 1998 acquisition per DE telephone conversation with the artist, 6/18/98
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