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Milena (Milena Vildová)

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Josef Sudek is not often thought of as a photographer of people, but he did occasionally make portraits, nearly always of his small circle of close friends. Milena Vildova was a dancer and actress living in Prague who sometimes attended the musical evenings Sudek hosted in his studio to listen...

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Inscription

Recto, in pencil, LL: Milena Recto, in pencil, LR: Sudek 1945

Provenance

The artist; given to Sonja Bullaty and Angelo Lomeo in the 1960s or 1970s; from whom purchased by the MFA, April 23, 2003

Credit Line

The Sonja Bullaty and Angelo Lomeo Collection of Josef Sudek Photographs The Saundra B. Lane Photography Purchase Fund

Copyright

© Anna Fárová

1942

Dimensions

Image: 16.5 x 12.1 cm (6 1/2 x 4 3/4 in.) Platemark: 18.1 x 13.3 cm (7 1/8 x 5 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

2003.166

Medium or Technique

Photograph, bromoil print

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