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Portrait of Sessi Viegener

1950–57
Albert Renger-Patzsch (German, 1897–1966)


Dimensions

Image: 12.1 x 16.5 cm (4 3/4 x 6 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2004.2195

Medium or Technique

Photograph, gelatin silver print

Not On View

Collections

Contemporary Art, Europe, Photography

Classifications

Photographs

Inscription

Verso, stamped in purple ink, top ctr: A. Renger-Patzsch / Wamel-dorf uber Soest I.W.
Verso, stamped in purple ink, below above stamp: Jede Reproduktion / Verboten

Provenance

Albert Renger-Patzsch to Eberhard and Cecilie Viegener, 1950s; subsequently given by Ceclie Viegener to her son Vincent Viegener; given by Vincent Viegener to MFA December 15, 2004.

Credit Line

Gift of Vincent Viegener