tirage argentique avant 1984
signé à l'encre noire dans la marge inférieure
signé et dédicacé à l'encre noire au verso
sous passe-partout et encadré
silver print, printed before 1984
signed in black ink in the lower margin
signed and dedicated in black ink on the reverse
matted and framed
image: 9 x 14 in.; 23 x 35,6 cm
feuille / sheet: 10 ⅝ x 15 ⅝ in.; 27 x 39.6 cm
This silver print is in very good condition. Hinge-mounted with archival tape at upper edges. A few faint marks and scuffing in the margin not affecting image. Some yellow tape remnants.
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J. Szarkowski, Looking at Photographs: 100 Pictures from the Collection of the Museum of Modern Art (New York, MoMA, 1973), p. 203
V. Birgus, and others, Czech Photography of the 20th Century: A Guide (Prague, KANT, 2005), p. 87
Koudelka, New York: Aperture, 2006, pl. 57