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Untitled (Distortion #36)

A work made of gelatin silver print.

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  • A work made of gelatin silver print.

Date:

1932/33

Artist:

André Kertész
American, born Hungary, 1894–1985

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Photography and Media

Artist

André Kertész

Title

Untitled (Distortion #36)

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 1932–1933

Medium

Gelatin silver print

Inscriptions

Unmarked recto; inscribed verso, upper left, in graphite: "36."; verso, upper left, diagonally, in graphite: "Le négiment [?] est patté [?]"; stamped verso, center, in black ink: "PHOTO / ANDRÉ KERTÉSZ / 32 bis, Rue du Contentin, PARIS-XV / COPYRIGHT BY [illegible markings in graphite over stamp]"

Dimensions

Image/paper: 23 × 15.6 cm (9 1/16 × 6 3/16 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Michael D. Delman

Reference Number

1986.3252

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