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Boys in the Albergo dei Poveri Reformatory, a Vast Building Erected by King Charles of Sardinia at the End of the Nineteenth Century, Naples, Italy

A work made of gelatin silver print.

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  • A work made of gelatin silver print.

Date:

1948

Artist:

Chim (David Seymour)
American, born Poland, 1911–1956

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Photography and Media

Artist

David Seymour

Title

Boys in the Albergo dei Poveri Reformatory, a Vast Building Erected by King Charles of Sardinia at the End of the Nineteenth Century, Naples, Italy

Place

United States (Artist's nationality:)

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Made 1948

Medium

Gelatin silver print

Inscriptions

Unmarked recto; inscribed verso, on mount, upper left, in graphite: "DAVID SEYMOUR"; inscribed or signed verso, on mount, center, sideways, in graphite: "David Seymour"

Dimensions

Image/paper: 22.9 × 35 cm (9 1/16 × 13 13/16 in.); Mount: 35.6 × 45.7 cm (14 1/16 × 18 in.)

Credit Line

Peabody Fund

Reference Number

1957.235

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