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In the Bath
  • Boris Ignatovich, photographer
    born: Lutsk, Russia (present-day Ukraine) ; died: Moscow, Soviet Union (present-day Russia) ; active: Soviet Union (present-day Russia)
    Paul Harbaugh, publisher
  • In the Bath, 1935
  • Soviet Avant-Garde
  • Where object was made: Soviet Union (present-day Russia)
  • gelatin silver print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 47 x 31.4 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 18 1/2 x 12 3/8 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 50.6 x 40.7 cm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 19 7/8 x 16 in
  • Gift of David Tate Peters
  • Not on display
  • 2004.0203.13

Vertical orientation. Nude, wet male seated left of center in foreground with back to viewer. Water shoots up in front of him (beyond him, to the viewer). Six nude men stand with backs to viewer, in the background, in a row. The number “22” is painted with stencil on the floor in white.