Hanging clothes out to dry before the cease-fire

June, 1948
Robert Capa (American (born in Hungary), 1913–1954)


Dimensions

Sheet: 16.5 x 24.1 cm (6 1/2 x 9 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2010.1178

Medium or Technique

Photograph, gelatin silver print

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Photography

Classifications

Photographs

From “A Tale of Two Cities: Palestine War, Jews Seige of Jerusalem.” Caption labels affixed to verso with photo agency stamps; illustration stamp dated “July 3, 1948” on verso

Provenance

Camera Lucida LLC. (Scarsdale, NY); sold to Ronald Shaich (Brookline, MA); gift of Ronald Shaich to MFA. (Accession Date: January 26, 2011)

Credit Line

Gift of Nancy and Ronald Shaich