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Papaver Mohn
  • Karl Blossfeldt
    born: Schielo, Duchy of Anhalt (present-day Germany) ; died: Berlin, Germany ; active: Germany
  • Papaver Mohn, 1932
  • Where object was made: Germany
  • gelatin silver print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 24.8 x 19.1 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 9 3/4 x 7 1/2 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Museum purchase: Gift in honor of Del and Carol Shankel from friends and colleagues
  • Not on display
  • 1980.0039.07
Label Text

Black-and-white image of four stems over a white background. The two outside stems are the length of half of the image, and the two center stems stretch across almost the entire image. The stems are curled at the tops, and there are small leaves that are curled inward around the tops of the stems.