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Throat of an Orchid (Rachen einer Orchidee)

A work made of gelatin silver print.

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  • A work made of gelatin silver print.

Date:

1922/23

Artist:

Albert Renger-Patzsch
German, 1897–1966

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Photography and Media

Artist

Albert Renger-Patzsch

Title

Throat of an Orchid (Rachen einer Orchidee)

Place

Germany (Artist's nationality:)

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Made 1922–1923

Medium

Gelatin silver print

Dimensions

Image: 22.7 × 16.8 cm (8 15/16 × 6 5/8 in.); Paper: 23.2 × 17.2 cm (9 3/16 × 6 13/16 in.)

Credit Line

Purchased with funds provided by Thomas E. Keim; partial gift of Herbert and Barbara Molderings

Reference Number

2016.228

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