Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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Saint Isaac's
  • 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
  • Saint Isaac's, 1930
  • Soviet Avant-Garde
  • Where object was made: Saint Petersburg, Soviet Union (present-day Russia)
  • gelatin silver print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 31.9 x 47 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 12 1/2 x 18 1/2 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 40.1 x 50.6 cm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 15 3/4 x 19 7/8 in
  • Gift of David Tate Peters
  • Not on display
  • 2004.0203.03
Description
Inscriptions/Signature

Horizontal orientation. Aerial view of Cathedral. Dome is metallic and sun glints off of it. Two smaller domes on either side of large, central dome. Building opposite Cathedral has austere façade with pediment. Shadow cast to top left of dome (from dome). Shadow of plane overhead to left of central dome.