Exhibitions/ Art Object

[Kliment Voroshilov, Vyacheslav Molotov, Joseph Stalin, and Nikolay Yezhov on Moscow-Volga Canal, Moscow]

Unknown (Russian)
1937, printed later
Gelatin silver print
Image: 12.7 x 17.8 cm (5 x 7 in.)
Credit Line:
David King Collection, London
Not on view
David King acquired this object in the mid-1980s from Hammersmith Books, London. 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.

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

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. 65, pp. 91, 226.