About This Artwork

Valery Gerlovin
American, born Russia 1945
Rimma Gerlovina
American, born Russia 1951
Mark Berghash
American, born 1935

Magic Square, 1987

Chromogenic print
36.9 x 36.8 cm (image); 50.7 x 40.6 cm (paper)
Inscribed recto, lower left, below image, in black ink: "16/50"; recto, lower right, below image, in black ink: "Gerlovina/Berghagh/Gerlovin 87"; unmarked verso

Gift of David C. and Sarajean Ruttenberg, 1991.1388

Exhibition, Publication and Ownership Histories

Exhibition History

Chicago, Art Institute of Chicago, “The Intuitive Eye: Photographs from the David C. & Sarajean Ruttenberg Collection,” October 12, 1991–January 12, 1992. (Colin Westerbeck)

Chicago, Art Institute of Chicago, "A Mind at Play," June 14–September 7, 2008. (David Travis)




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