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Blast Furnace
  • Boris Ignatovich, photographer
    born: Lutsk, Russia (present-day Ukraine) ; died: Moscow, Soviet Union (present-day Russia) ; active: Soviet Union (present-day Russia)
  • Blast Furnace, 1927
  • Where object was made: Soviet Union (present-day Russia)
  • gelatin silver print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 31.9 x 47.2 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 12 1/2 x 18 9/16 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 40.9 x 50.6 cm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 16 1/8 x 19 7/8 in
  • Gift of David Tate Peters
  • Not on display
  • 2004.0205

Horizontal orientation. Man on right wearing welding garb and black hat. Sparks shoot out from dark machine (in shadow). Building walls in background are obscured/blurry.