5 October 1999
On the roof of the students' hostel
Gelatin silver print. 1930. Credit stamp, signed, titled and dated in pencil on the verso.
7.3/8 x 5in. (18.7 x 14.6cm.)
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See: Lavrentiev, Rodchenko: Photography, 1924-1954, p. 248, pl. 334 (there dated 1932) for a variant.
Please note that this print is not signed.
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