[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.

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