Functionary [Jean Winterich, Member or the Communist Party]

Object Details

Title:

Functionary [Jean Winterich, Member or the Communist Party]

Artist/Maker:

August Sander (German, 1876 - 1964)

Culture:

German

Place:

Germany, Europe (Place created)

Date:

1928

Medium:

Gelatin silver print

Object Number:

84.XM.126.188

Dimensions:

23.5 × 15.2 cm (9 1/4 × 6 in.)

Copyright:

© J. Paul Getty Trust

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Identified within the context of Sander's People of the Twentieth Century project with the generic title "functionary" (one who holds a position in a government or political party), this sitter, Jean Winterich, was a member of the Communist Party.

Provenance
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Gunther Sander, German, 1907 - 1987

Exhibitions
August Sander: German Portraits, 1918-1933 (March 6 to June 24, 2001)
  • The J. Paul Getty Museum at the Getty Center (Los Angeles), March 6 to June 24, 2001
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