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Tree Stump and Vine, Colorado

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During the 1920s, American photographer Paul Strand began experimenting with close-up views of natural subjects, including mushrooms, rocks, and, in this case, a vine and tree stump. Working with a large-format camera in natural light and extremely sharp focus, Strand found in these intimate...

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Inscription

Verso: in pencil, "Paul Strand HS."

Provenance

Artist's estate; purchased December 1977.

Credit Line

Sophie M. Friedman Fund

Copyright

© Aperture Foundation, Inc, Paul Strand Archive

1926

Dimensions

Image: 24.3 x 19.3 cm (9 9/16 x 7 5/8 in.) Sheet: 25.1 x 20.2 cm (9 7/8 x 7 15/16 in.) Mount: 25.8 x 20.5 cm (10 3/16 x 8 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

1977.781

Medium or Technique

Photograph, platinum print

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