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Uzbekistan. Samarkand. 1972.

  • Object:

    Photograph

  • Place of origin:

    Uzbekistan (made)

  • Date:

    1972 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Cartier-Bresson, Henri, born 1908 - died 2004 (photographer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Black and white photograph

  • Museum number:

    PH.654-1978

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level F, case X, shelf 918, box J

Physical description

Black and white photograph depicting an elderly man climbing a flight of stairs before a mural in Samarkand.

Place of Origin

Uzbekistan (made)

Date

1972 (made)

Artist/maker

Cartier-Bresson, Henri, born 1908 - died 2004 (photographer)

Materials and Techniques

Black and white photograph

Dimensions

Height: 38 cm Mount, Width: 53 cm Mount, Height: 30 cm Image, Width: 40 cm Image

Descriptive line

Black and white photograph by Henri Cartier-Bresson depicting an elderly man climbing a flight of stairs before a mural in Samarkand. Uzbekistan, 1972.

Materials

Photographic paper

Techniques

Photography

Subjects depicted

Stairs; Elderly; Communism; Steps; Murals

Categories

Photographs

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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