User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

Landweg in Kärnten, Mai 1957

Start collecting

Toni Schneiders's photographs isolate abstract forms and patterns found in nature. In 1949, Schneiders and a number of other German photographers formed the Fotoform group, which spawned the Subjektive Fotografie movement of the 1950s and 1960s. His image of a bicyclist on a serpentine stretch...

Show Full Description

Inscription

Verso: UR: in graphite, 5/76 87 Mai 1957; center: studio stamp in black ink/in graphite, "Landweg in Karnten"; LR: in graphite, signature of the artist.

Provenance

PhotoArt GmbH, Hamburg, Germany; from purchased by MFA, June 2000.

Credit Line

Sophie M. Friedman Fund

Copyright

Toni Schneiders/PhotoArt. Reproduced with permission.

Landscape with road in Kärnten, May 1957

1957

Dimensions

Sheet: 39.05 x 29.5 cm (15 3/8 x 11 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

2000.661

Medium or Technique

Photograph, gelatin silver print

Collections

Photography

Classifications

Photographs