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Title

Cooling towers, Germany

1964-1993
printed 2003


Artists

Bernd Becher

Germany

20 Aug 1931 - 22 Jun 2007

Hilla Becher

Germany

02 Sep 1934 - 10 Oct 2015


Details


Dates

1964-1993
printed 2003


Media category

Photograph


Materials used

9 gelatin silver photographs


Dimensions

9 photographs: each 39.0 x 30.0 cm sight; 56.3 x 46.3 x 2.7 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed label c. verso frame a, black fibre-tipped pen "Bernard Becher/ Hilla Becher". Not dated.


Credit

John Kaldor Family Collection


Location

Not on display


Accession number

L2010.10.a-i


Artist information

Bernd Becher

Works in the collection

7

Artist information

Hilla Becher

Works in the collection

7


Referenced in 3 publications

Bibliography


Wayne Tunnicliffe (Editor), John Kaldor family collection: Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 2011, 220, 221 (illus.).

Susanne Lange, Bernd and Hilla Becher: life and work, 2007, 165 (illus.). no.47

Armin Zweite, Typologies: Bernd & Hilla Becher, 2004, (illus.). plate 28