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Long, Long Ago, Wachau

  • Object:

    Photograph

  • Place of origin:

    Wachau (Old Courtyard of mediaeval castle on the Danube, Lower Austria., photographed)

  • Date:

    1923 (photographed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Mautner, Betti, born 1892 - died 1989 (photographer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    photography

  • Museum number:

    E.394-2013

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level F, case X, shelf 1033

Physical description

Black and white photograph of old castle courtyard. A woman is getting some water from a water well.

Place of Origin

Wachau (Old Courtyard of mediaeval castle on the Danube, Lower Austria., photographed)

Date

1923 (photographed)

Artist/maker

Mautner, Betti, born 1892 - died 1989 (photographer)

Materials and Techniques

photography

Marks and inscriptions

in pencil on the front: Aus der Wachau, Bromoel
in pencil on the back of the print: Original Bromoil print, cannot be repeated
labels on the back: No.4 'Aus alter Zeit, Schlosshof, Wachau, Bromoil (Long, long ago); Times Gone BYE - "Long, long Ago" (Aus alter Zeit), Old castle courtyard, Original bromoil print 1923, exhibited Canadian National Exhibition 1926, Annual International Salon Los Angeles, International Salon, Madrid 1927. Old Courtyard of mediaeval castle on the Danube, Lower Austria. (Picture not posed, but water was still drawn from an old well. Th woman was unaware of being photographed.
label: International Salon Madrid, 1927; The Toronto Salon, 1926; exhibited at the 10th Annual Salon of Photography Los Angeles, California

Dimensions

Height: 218 mm image, Width: 160 mm image

Descriptive line

Photograph by Betti Mautner, 'Long, Long Ago, Wachau', bromoil, 1923

Materials

Photographic paper

Techniques

Bromoil process; Photography

Categories

Photographs

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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