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U. S. Soldiers passing Japanese War Cripples

1951
Bernd Lohse (German, 1911–1995)


Dimensions

Image: 15.9 x 23.0 cm (6 1/4 x 9 1/16 in.) Sheet: 16.3 x 23.4 cm (6 7/16 x 9 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

1990.303

Medium or Technique

Photograph, gelatin silver print

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Photography

Classifications

Photographs

Inscription

Typed onto sheet of green tissue and glued on to the verso is a brief paragraph describing the scene phtographed. Stamped, in black ink, verso: Top center - "PHOTO BY BERND LOHSE" u. r. - "Internationale/Fotoagentur/Wehr/Munchen 13, Tengstr. 24 (Crossed out in blue marker)"; l. l. - "from/RAPHO.GUILLUMETTE/475 FIFTH AVENUE, NEW YORK 22, N. Y./Plaza 5-0712 (crossed out in bue marker)". Inscribed, in blue marker, verso, right: "Tokyo, 1951/ U. S. soldiers passing/Japanese war cripples." Inscribed, in red pencil, verso, l. l.: "4717/3"

Provenance

Artist; gift May 1990.

Credit Line

Gift of Eva and Bernd Lohse