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Untitled (Still Life: Interior with Horse Chestnuts, Lamp, and Tea Kettle)

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Heinrich Kühn was a major figure in Pictorialism, an international movement that conceived of photography as a fine art and emphasized broad tonal effects that minimized detail. A warm, intimate closeness emanates from this atmospheric interior view, which features a dark mass of horse...

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Inscription

Various pencil notations in photographer's hand on verso.

Marks

PDP Watermark Type: WM.: Carl Schull.

Provenance

Graphics International Ltd., Washington, D.C.; purchased April 1979.

Credit Line

Sophie M. Friedman Fund

Copyright

Courtesy Galerie Johannes Faber, Vienna

about 1911

Dimensions

Image: 33.7 x 45.7 cm (13 1/4 x 18 in.) Sheet: 35.9 x 48.3 cm (14 1/8 x 19 in.)

Accession Number

1979.162

Medium or Technique

Photograph, platinum and gum bichromate combination print

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