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Can-Can Dancers, Moulin Rouge, Paris

Inscription

Recto, signed in white pigment, upper right: Ilse Bing / 1931 Verso, in pencil, center: Ilse / Bing / 1931, and slightly to the right of center: Paris / Moulin Rouge

Provenance

By 1931, the artist; by 1998, bequeathed to Wichita State University Foundation; by 1998, sold to Edwynn Houk Gallery, New York City, NY; by 1998, to Robert Klein Gallery, Boston, MA; sold to the MFA Boston. (Accession Date: January 20, 2010)

Credit Line

Ernest Wadsworth Longfellow Fund

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.

1931

  • Ilse Bing, American (born in Germany), 1899–1998
Dimensions

Sheet: 21 x 27.9 cm (8 1/4 x 11 in.) Framed: 22.9 x 30.5 x 2.5 cm (9 x 12 x 1 in.)

Accession Number

2010.2

Medium or Technique

Photograph, gelatin silver print

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