[Untitled] / [Portrait of the Sander family]

Object Details

Title:

[Untitled] / [Portrait of the Sander family]

Artist/Maker(s):

August Sander (German, 1876 - 1964)

Culture:

German

Place(s):

Germany (Place created)

Date:

negative about 1902 - 1903; print 1950s

Medium:

Gelatin silver print

Dimensions:

21.4 x 27 cm (8 7/16 x 10 5/8 in.)

Copyright:

© J. Paul Getty Trust

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Sander grew up in Herdorf, a town in the Westerwald associated with mining and farming. In this family portrait, he is seated at far right. His wife, Anna, stands behind him.

Provenance

Gunther Sander, German, 1907 - 1987

Exhibitions
August Sander's People of the 20th Century (November 16, 2007 to September 14, 2008)
  • Art Gallery of New South Wales, (Sydney), November 16, 2007 to February 3, 2008
  • The J. Paul Getty Museum at the Getty Center, (Los Angeles), May 6 to September 14, 2008