Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Karl Blossfeldt
    born: Schielo, Duchy of Anhalt (present-day Germany) ; died: Berlin, Germany ; active: Germany
  • untitled, circa 1926–1930
  • Where object was made: Germany
  • gelatin silver print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 25 x 15.6 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 9 13/16 x 6 1/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Museum purchase: Gift in honor of Del and Carol Shankel from friends and colleagues
  • Not on display
  • 1980.0039.08
Label Text

Black-and-white image of a leaf on a stem, over a white background. The stem stretches horizontally across the image, and the leaf is curled inward. The leaf is in the center of the image.