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Blind Musicians, Arkansas

A work made of gelatin silver print.

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  • A work made of gelatin silver print.

Date:

1935, printed c. 1940

Artist:

Ben Shahn (American, born Lithuania, 1898–1969)
printed by Milton Halberstadt (American, 1919–2000)

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Photography and Media

Artist

Ben Shahn

Title

Blind Musicians, Arkansas

Place

United States (Artist's nationality:)

Date  Dates are not always precisely known, but the Art Institute strives to present this information as consistently and legibly as possible. Dates may be represented as a range that spans decades, centuries, dynasties, or periods and may include qualifiers such as c. (circa) or BCE.

Made 1935

Medium

Gelatin silver print

Dimensions

Image: 26.4 × 34 cm (10 7/16 × 13 7/16 in.); Paper: 27.7 × 35.3 cm (10 15/16 × 13 15/16 in.)

Credit Line

Mary L. and Leigh B. Block Collection

Reference Number

1994.651

Extended information about this artwork

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