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Identification and Creation
Object Number
P1970.5052
People
Ben Shahn, American (Kovno (now Kaunas), Lithuania 1898 - 1969 New York, NY)
Title
Untitled (Yogyakarta, Java)
Classification
Photographs
Work Type
photograph
Date
January 26, 1960-February 2, 1960
Places
Creation Place: Southeast Asia, Indonesia, Java
Culture
American
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/273669
Physical Descriptions
Technique
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions
image: 6 x 8.1 cm (2 3/8 x 3 3/16 in.)
sheet: 6.6 x 8.7 cm (2 5/8 x 3 7/16 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • inscription: verso, lower left, ink, numeral, in artist's hand: 15 C [circled]
  • inscription: verso, bottom center, graphite, in artist's hand: [horizontal line]
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gift of Bernarda Bryson Shahn
Object Number
P1970.5052
Division
Modern and Contemporary Art
Contact
am_moderncontemporary@harvard.edu
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Descriptions
Description
A group of Indonesian children pose before the statue in P1970.5050-51, thought to be located in Jogja, Java.

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