New York, Park Avenue
13 October 1992
ROMAN VISHNIAC (1897-1990)
Entrance to the Old Ghetto, Cracow (1938)
Gelatin silver print. Printed later. Signed, titled and dated in ink in the margin; signed, titled and dated in ink on the overmat.
13¼ x 10¼in.
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A World History of Photography, p. 371, fig. 456
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