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Human skull-sutures
  • Andreas Feininger
    1906–1999
    born: Paris, France ; died: New York, New York, United States
  • Human skull-sutures
  • Where object was made: United States
  • gelatin silver print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 19.6 x 24.7 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 7 11/16 x 9 3/4 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 20.6 x 25.5 cm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 8 1/8 x 10 1/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 19 in
  • Gift of the Estate of Wysse Feininger
  • Not on display
  • 2011.0348
Description

A single black line (identified as a suture of a human skull) winds across the center of the composition, delineating the border between two expanses of light-colored bone.