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Agave du Mexique

Artist:
Eugène Atget (French, Libourne 1857–1927 Paris)
Date:
1920s
Medium:
Albumen silver print from glass negative
Dimensions:
Image: 17.7 x 22.2 cm (6 15/16 x 8 3/4 in.) Sheet: 18 × 22.2 cm (7 1/16 × 8 3/4 in.)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Gilman Collection, Purchase, Denise and Andrew Saul Gift, 2005
Accession Number:
2005.100.539
Not on view
Inscription: Inscribed in the negative, BR: "1157" trimmed [in reverse]; inscribed in pencil in Atget's hand on print, verso CL and CR: "Agave du Mexique" and "1157," [written sideways]
Eugène Atget; [Zebra Corporation, New York]; Gilman Paper Company Collection, New York, January 3, 1980

Atget, Eugène. Atget: Photographe de Paris. New York: E. Weyhe, 1930. no. 33.



Probably from Berenice Abbott collection
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