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Details & Cataloguing

Gordon Coster
1906-1988
1906-1988
SELECTED IMAGES
2 photographs, comprising 'Composition in Shadows' and 'Fire Fighters,' the first double-mounted and signed by the photographer in pencil on the mount, signed, titled, and annotated 'Chloride' by him in pencil and with the Museum's collection stamp, label, and accession number in an unidentified hand in blue pencil, on the reverse, circa 1933 (2)
14 5/8 by 11 in. (37 by 28 cm.) and
13 3/4 by 10 3/4 in. (35 by 27.3 cm.)
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Provenance

Gift of the photographer, circa 1933

Exhibited

Chicago, The Century of Progress International Photographic Salon, 1933 and 1934

This print of 'Fire Fighters':

Museum of Science and Industry, Chicago, Imagination to Image, April - September 1999; and traveling thereafter to The Haggerty Museum of Art, Marquette University, Milwaukee, September - December  2000;  and The Montclair, New Jersey, Art Museum, January - April 2001

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