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Kiesgruben bei Oberhausen, Ruhrgebiet

Object Details

Title:

Kiesgruben bei Oberhausen, Ruhrgebiet

Artist/Maker:

Albert Renger-Patzsch (German, 1897 - 1966)

Culture:

German

Place:

Oberhausen, Germany (Place Created)

Date:

about 1930s

Medium:

Gelatin silver print

Object Number:

84.XM.173.83

Dimensions:

16.8 × 22.9 cm (6 5/8 × 9 in.)

Copyright:

© Albert Renger-Patzsch Archiv / Ann u. Jürgen Wilde, Zülpich / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York

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Object Description

Gravel pit viewed from one side facing the other. The walls of the pit are smooth and white. Trees are in the distance and are partially obscured by fog.

Exhibitions
Exhibitions
The Magic of Material Things: Albert Renger-Patzsch (January 16 to March 31, 1996)
  • The J. Paul Getty Museum (Malibu), January 16 to March 31, 1996