Exhibitions/ Art Object

[Kliment Voroshilov, Vyacheslav Molotov, and Joseph Stalin on the Moscow-Volga Canal, Moscow] in Stalin (Moscow, 1940)

Artist:
Unknown (Russian)
Date:
1940
Medium:
Photogravure
Dimensions:
Image: 5 x 7.5 cm (1 15/16 x 2 15/16 in.) Sheet: 30.5 x 22.9 cm (12 x 9 in.) Case
Classification:
Books
Credit Line:
David King Collection, London
Not on view
David King purchased this object from Moscow Antiquariat, in approximately 1987. Reproduced in David King, "The Commissar Vanishes: The Falsification of Photographs and Art in Stalin's Russia," (New York: Metropolitan Books, 1997), p.163.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Faking It: Manipulated Photography Before Photoshop," October 10, 2012–January 27, 2013.

Earl A. Powell III, National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C. "Faking It: Manipulated Photography Before Photoshop," February 17, 2013–May 5, 2013.

Gary Tinterow, Museum of Fine Arts, Houston. "Faking It: Manipulated Photography Before Photoshop," June 2, 2013–August 25, 2013.

Fineman, Mia. Faking It: Manipulated Photography Before Photoshop. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2012. no. 66, pp. 91, 226.