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László Moholy-Nagy was a major figure in the development of modernist art and design in Europe and the United States. His innovative work during the 1920s and 1930s included the use of oblique angles, unusual points of view, photomontage, and the cameraless photographs known as photograms....

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Inscription

Verso: in graphite, u.r.: 4; in black ink, l.r.: Photogram; in graphite, l.r.: L. Moholy- Nagy 39

Signed

Verso, in graphite, l.r.: L. Moholy-Nagy 39

Provenance

Myron Kozman (First New Bauhaus Graduating Class - 1941); private collection; Ubu Gallery, NY; purchased January 2001.

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by Virginia Herrick Deknatel

Copyright

© 2011 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn

1939

Dimensions

Image/Sheet: 50.5 x 40.3 cm (19 7/8 x 15 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

2001.10

Medium or Technique

Photograph, photogram, vintage gelatin silver print

Collections

Photography

Classifications

Photographs