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Untitled (Two Women)

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This monumental pair of women was documented by Malian photographer Seydou Keïta in the late 1950s, at the height of his career. Trained as a carpenter and furniture maker, Keïta first experimented with photography while still a teenager and eventually opened a commercial portrait studio in a...

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In black marker, l.l.: 1958 Seydou Keïta 1997

Provenance

Stephen White Associates, Los Angeles, CA; purchased December 2000.

Credit Line

Horace W. Goldsmith Foundation Fund for Photography

Copyright

© Seydou Keïta Estate. Courtesy J.M. Patras

1958, printed 1997

Dimensions

Sheet: 60.9 x 50.8 cm (24 x 20 in.)

Accession Number

2000.1005

Medium or Technique

Photograph, gelatin silver print

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