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Title

Coal mines and steel plants

printed 1988


Artists

Bernd Becher

Germany

20 Aug 1931 - 22 Jun 2007

Hilla Becher

Germany

02 Sep 1934 - 10 Oct 2015


Details


Date

printed 1988


Media category

Photograph


Materials used

4 unique gelatin silver photographs


Dimensions

4 photographs: each 30.2 x 40.0 cm sight; 42.2 x 52.4 x 2.5 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed verso mount a," B & H Becher". Not dated.


Credit

John Kaldor Family Collection


Location

Not on display


Accession number

L2010.9.a-d


Artist information

Bernd Becher

Works in the collection

7

Artist information

Hilla Becher

Works in the collection

7


Referenced in 1 publication

Bibliography


Phillips de Pury & Company, Phillips de Pury & Company: Contemporary Art part II, 13 May 2005, (illus.). lot.no.30