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Shastokovich [sic]
  • 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
  • Shastokovich [sic], 1928
  • Soviet Avant-Garde
  • Where object was made: Soviet Union (present-day Russia)
  • gelatin silver print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 46.8 x 31.9 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 18 3/8 x 12 1/2 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 50.6 x 40.6 cm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 19 7/8 x 16 in
  • Gift of David Tate Peters
  • Not on display
  • 2004.0203.01
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Horizontal orientation. Angled perspective from below subject. Man seated with light hat and herringbone jacket playing tuba. Above him, out of focus, is the the conductor (Shostakovich) with arms raised, looking out at band. Conductor stands on white podium.