Artist André Kertész, American, 1894 - 1985
  • Shadows of the Eiffel Tower, Paris
Date 1929, printed later
Medium gelatin silver print
Dimensions Image: 7 7/8 × 9 3/4 inches (20 × 24.8 cm)
Sheet: 8 × 10 inches (20.3 × 25.4 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Noel Levine
Accession Number F1985.170
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Signed Signed, in pencil, on verso, near center, A Kertesz
Inscriptions Inscribed, in pencil, verso, near lower edge, Paris, Eiffel Tower. 1929.
the artist.
Mr. and Mrs. Noel Levine (New York, New York, USA);
1985-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Barr, Nancy. Picturing Paris, 1850 to the Present: Photographs from the Permanent Collection. Exh. cat., Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, 1995, p. 11.

Phillips, Sandra S., David Travis, and Weston J. Naef. André Kertész of Paris and New York. Chicago, 1985, cat. no. 82, p. 170 (ill.).