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Toy Blocks

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After an early career as a street photographer in the tradition of Robert Frank and Henri Cartier-Bresson, Abelardo Morell changed direction in 1986 with the birth of his son. He began to photograph his domestic environment from new and surprising perspectives. Toys and household objects,...

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Inscription

Verso, graphite, l. l.: Abelardo Morell; Verso, graphite, l. r.: Toy Blocks, 1987.

Provenance

Artist, purchased January 1993.

Credit Line

Abbott Lawrence Fund

Copyright

© Abelardo Morell/Courtesy Bonni Benrubi Gallery, NYC

negative 1987, printed 1992

Dimensions

Sheet: 60.7 x 50.4 cm (23 7/8 x 19 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

1993.17

Medium or Technique

Photograph, gelatin silver print

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