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The American photographer Harry Callahan often used his camera to crop the great expanses of nature into ever smaller and more abstract images. His 1970s view of Cape Cod exhibits this tendancy toward almost complete abstraction. With its square format and perfect balance between the expanse...

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Inscription

Signed with full name in pencil lower right and on verso; also on verso "351"

Provenance

Light Gallery, New York; purchased June 1975.

Credit Line

Polaroid Foundation Purchase Fund

Copyright

© The Estate of Harry Callahan, courtesy Pace/MacGill Gallery, N.Y.

1972

Dimensions

Image: 19.3 x 19.3 cm (7 5/8 x 7 5/8 in.) Sheet: 20.4 x 25.2 cm (8 1/16 x 9 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

1975.337

Medium or Technique

Photograph, gelatin silver print

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