Artist Roman Vishniac, American, 1897-1990
Title
  • Kazimierz
Date 1938
Medium gelatin silver print
Dimensions Image: 11 × 13 3/4 inches (27.9 × 34.9 cm)
Mount: 20 × 14 7/8 inches (50.8 × 37.8 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase, Albert and Peggy de Salle Charitable Trust
Accession Number 1994.48
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Signed Signed, in pencil, on mount, lower right: R. Vishniac
Marks Stamp, in black ink, verso, upper center: YIVO Pictorial Division | No. [handwritten] 1384
Stamp, in black ink, verso, lower center: FROM THE ESTATE OF ROMAN VISHNIAC | [copyright mark] COLLECTION OF MARA VISHNIAC KOHN
Label, affixed to verso, lower center, in pen and black ink: YIVO 72
Inscriptions Inscribed, in pen and ink, on mount, below image, lower left: 1938....[Yiddish text] / KAZIMIERZ 1938
(G. W. Einstein Company, Inc., New York, New York, USA);
1994-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)