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Nixon and Kruschev involved in the Kitchen debates
  • Elliott Erwitt
    born 1928
    born: Paris, France
  • Nixon and Kruschev involved in the Kitchen debates, 1959
  • Where object was made: Moscow, Soviet Union (present-day Russia)
  • gelatin silver print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 27.3 x 40.6 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 10 3/4 x 16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 20 x 25 in
  • Museum purchase: Peter T. Bohan Art Acquisition Fund
  • Not on display
  • 1986.0075

Black-and-white image of a man in a dark suit in the bottom right corner (identified as Richard Nixon) pointing at a man in the center of the image with closed eyes (identified as Kruschev), both surrounded by a crowd of people.