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Title

Blast furnaces, Germany, France, Luxembourg, United States

1970-1984
printed 1989


Artists

Bernd Becher

Germany

20 Aug 1931 - 22 Jun 2007

Hilla Becher

Germany

02 Sep 1934 - 10 Oct 2015


Details


Dates

1970-1984
printed 1989


Media category

Photograph


Materials used

12 gelatin silver photograph


Dimensions

12 photographs: each 40.3 x 31.0 cm image/sheet; 56.5 x 46.5 x 2.5 cm frame


Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.


Credit

John Kaldor Family Collection


Location

Not on display


Accession number

L2010.13.a-l


Artist information

Bernd Becher

Works in the collection

7

Artist information

Hilla Becher

Works in the collection

7


Shown in 1 exhibition

Exhibition history


Referenced in 5 publications

Bibliography


Armin Zweite, Typologies: Bernd & Hilla Becher, 2004, 94 (illus.).

Sotheby's London, Sotheby's London: Contemporary Art, Evening, 05 Feb 2004, 118-119 (illus.). lot.no.44

Wayne Tunnicliffe (Editor), John Kaldor family collection: Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 2011, 220, 224-25 (illus.).

Susanne Lange, Bernd and Hilla Becher: life and work, 2007, 151 (illus.). no.39

Hilla Becher, Blast furnaces, 1993, (illus.). plates 67-74