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Florence Henri, Paris

Lucia Moholy, wife of László Moholy-Nagy, was the most important woman photographer at the Bauhaus during the 1920s, and her example influenced several other young women there to experiment with the medium. She is best known for her portraits, such as this one of her student Florence Henri,...

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Inscription

On verso in pen: signature and title; stamped: FOTO LUCIA MOHOLY BERLIN, COPYRIGHT BY LUCIA MOHOLY, 30 MECKLENBURGH SQUARE, LONDON, W. C. 1

Provenance

Prakapas Gallery, New York; purchased June 1986.

Credit Line

Sophie M. Friedman Fund

Copyright

© 2011 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn

1926–28

Dimensions

Sheet: 40.32 x 29.84 cm (15 7/8 x 11 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

1986.249

Medium or Technique

Photograph, gelatin silver print

Collections

Photography

Classifications

Photographs