Art/ Collection/ Art Object

[Horses Jumping through Fire, New York Circus, Paris 1936]

Artist:
Ilse Bing (German, 1899–1998)
Date:
1936
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image: 19.7 x 28.4 cm (7 3/4 x 11 3/16 in.) Mount: 34.9 x 42.1 cm (13 3/4 x 16 9/16 in.)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Gilman Collection, Purchase, Ann Tenenbaum and Thomas H. Lee Gift, 2005
Accession Number:
2005.100.294
Rights and Reproduction:
© Estate of Ilse Bing, Courtesy Edwynn Houk Gallery
Not on view
Inscription: Signed in negative TR: "ILSE BING // 1936"; inscribed in pencil on mount, verso C: "horses jumping through fire, New York Circus // Paris 1936"
[Brent Sikkema, Boston]; Gilman Paper Company Collection, New York, May 22, 1984

National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C. "On the Art of Fixing a Shadow: One Hundred and Fifty Years of Photography," May 7, 1989–July 30, 1989.

Art Institute of Chicago. "On the Art of Fixing a Shadow: One Hundred and Fifty Years of Photography," September 16, 1989–November 26, 1989.

Los Angeles County Museum of Art. "On the Art of Fixing a Shadow: One Hundred and Fifty Years of Photography," December 21, 1989–February 25, 1990.

Berlinische Galerie, Berlin. "Sprung in Die Zeit," November 20, 1992–January 17, 1993.

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

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "As It Happened: Photographs from the Gilman Paper Company Collection," May 7, 2002–August 25, 2002.

Greenough, Sarah. On the Art of Fixing a Shadow: One Hundred and Fifty Years of Photography. 1st ed. Washington, D.C.: National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C., 1989. p. 295, fig. 236.



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