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Femme-Mandoline
  • Brassaï
    1899–1984
    born: Brasov, Hungary ; died: Nice, France ; active: France
  • Femme-Mandoline, 1934–1935
  • Transmutations
  • Where object was made: France
  • photoengraving, cliché-verre
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 23.9 x 17.8 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 9 3/8 x 7 in
  • Museum purchase
  • Not on display
  • 1971.0136
Description
Literature

Black-and-white image of abstract shapes on a dark background with tiny white spots. There is a diagonal line in the bottom of the image which is white with thin black stripes. There are several round shapes, gathered together, in the top of the image. One is covered with a black and white checkered pattern and there is a plain white circle on the right side of the shapes.