Bernd and Hilla Becher
(Siegen, Germany, 1931 - 2007, Rostock, Germany)
(Potsdam, Germany, 1934)
Förderturm, 1920, Fosse "Dutemple," Valenciennes, Nordfrankreich (Winding tower, 1920, Fosse "Dutemple, " Valenciennes, North France), from the portfolio Industriebauten (Industrial Buildings)
gelatin silver print
Not currently on view in the museum
7 5/8 in. x 6 1/16 in. (19.37 cm x 15.4 cm)
© Bernd and Hilla Becher
factories, industrial, towers, wheels
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