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Children are the focus of Loretta Lux's contemporary photographs. Originally trained as a painter, Lux creates digitally manipulated portraits that emphasize the strange and unsettling aspects of childhood and make her sitters appear either very young or venerable and wise beyond their years. By...

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Provenance

Yossi Milo Gallery (New York); from which purchased by MFA, 23 June 2004.

Credit Line

Horace W. Goldsmith Foundation Fund for Photography

Copyright

© Loretta Lux, Courtesy of Yossi Milo Gallery, NY

2001

Dimensions

Sheet: 50 x 50 cm (19 11/16 x 19 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

2004.251

Medium or Technique

Photograph, Ilfochrome print

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Photography

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Photographs