Collection Artwork
August Sander (Herdorf, Germany, 1876 – 1964, Cologne, Germany)
Country Girls
ca. 1928, printed 1990
gelatin silver print on paper
paper size: 10 1/8 x 7 in.
image size: 10 1/8 x 7 in.
frame size: 19 3/8 x 16 7/8 x 1 3/8 in.
The Jack Shear Collection of Photography at the Tang Teaching Museum
Germany, Europe
1990 edition, 12/12
Label adhered, verso, center: AUGUST SANDER / MENSCHEN / DES ZWANZIGSTEN / JAHRHUNDERTS / Stamped in purple ink, verso, center, below label: © AUGUST SANDER ARCHIVE / ASA# [handwritten:] 3 11 1 6619 / Edition 1990 / Ed. # 12/12 [first “12” handwritten]
Inscribed, verso, lower center, along edge: P. 19

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Borrowed Light:
Selections from the Jack Shear Collection
Pattern by Evelyn Wang ’19
Inspired by the exhibition 3-D Doings: The Imagist Object in Chicago Art, 1964-1980
The Tang Pattern Project celebrates the Museum’s 20th anniversary. Organized by Head of Design Jean Tschanz-Egger, past and current Tang Design Interns created patterns inspired by the Museum’s exhibition and event history.