Erwin Blumenfeld

American (Berlin, Germany, 1897 - 1969, Rome, Italy)

Cecil Beaton

ca. 1937
photograph | gelatin silver print
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    Erwin Blumenfeld, Cecil Beaton, ca. 1937; gelatin silver print, 12 3/4 in. x 9 7/16 in. (32.39 cm x 23.97 cm); Collection SFMOMA, Sale of Paintings Fund; © Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris

12 3/4 in. x 9 7/16 in. (32.39 cm x 23.97 cm)
Acquired 1983
Collection SFMOMA
Sale of Paintings Fund
© Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris


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