Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

Welcome to the Spencer Collection

Carpenters
  • Boris Ignatovich, photographer
    1899–1976
    born: Lutsk, Russia (present-day Ukraine) ; died: Moscow, Soviet Union (present-day Russia) ; active: Soviet Union (present-day Russia)
    Paul Harbaugh, publisher
  • Carpenters, 1929
  • Soviet Avant-Garde
  • Where object was made: Soviet Union (present-day Russia)
  • gelatin silver print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 32.4 x 47.4 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 12 3/4 x 18 5/8 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 40.2 x 50.5 cm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 15 13/16 x 19 7/8 in
  • Gift of David Tate Peters
  • Not on display
  • 2004.0203.10
Description
Inscriptions/Signature
Exhibitions

Horizontal. Man wearing hat and apron, holding hatchet, standing on ladder, leaning forward against wooden slats. Two men in background working on the slats too. Farthest one away holds hatchet and climbs ladder. A fourth man looks at work of front man and a fifth, looks at ground in opposite direction.