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From the Radio Tower, Berlin

Artist:
László Moholy-Nagy (American (born Hungary), Borsod 1895–1946 Chicago, Illinois)
Date:
1928, printed ca. 1940
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image: 24.6 x 19.1 cm (9 11/16 x 7 1/2 in.) Mount: 38.5 x 26.8 cm (15 3/16 x 10 9/16 in.)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Gilman Collection, Purchase, Gift of Ford Motor Company and John C. Waddell, by exchange, 2005
Accession Number:
2005.100.444
Not on view
Inscription: Signed and inscribed in pencil on mount recto, BR: "L. Moholy Nagy 1928"; inscribed in blue ink on mount recto, BL: "p. 73" and in pencil, mount recto, BL: "30"; Museum of Modern Art label [trimmed] with typed captions on mount, verso TL: "[...]GRAPHER L. Moholy-Nagy // From Radio Tower, Berlin // 1928 // [...]hotograph is fron an edition of ten // [...]ssly made for exhibition and sale at // [...] MUSEUM OF MODERN ART"; inscribed in pencil on mount verso, C: "Fig. 30"; inscribed in two different hands in pencil on mount verso, BR: "View [hand A] From the Radio tower // Berlin 1928 [hand B] by L. Moho [trimmed, hand A]"
Hattula M. Hug; Gilman Paper Company Collection, New York, April 5, 1978

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College. "Winter," February 1, 1986–March 16, 1986.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Johnson Gallery, Selections from the Collection 7," December 12, 1994–March 12, 1995.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Modern Times: Photography Between the Two World Wars," June 9, 1998–October 4, 1998.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Dancing on the Roof: Photography and the Bauhaus, 1923-1929," June 4, 2001–August 26, 2001.

Smith College Museum of Art. "Bauhaus Modern," September 26, 2008–December 17, 2008.

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