Photography
Photo credit: Yale University Art Gallery
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Artist: Claude Cahun, b. Lucy Schwob, French, 1894–1954

Je donnerais ma vie (I Would Give My Life), Jersey, August 1936, from Paul Eluard’s book “Le Coeur de Pic,” 1937

1936

Gelatin silver print

Image/sheet: 20.3 × 15.2 cm (8 × 6in.)
The Allan Chasanoff, B.A. 1961, Photography Collection
2004.130.134
Culture: 
French
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Works on Paper - Photographs
Status: 
By appointment
Bibliography: 

Joshua Chuang, First Doubt: Optical Confusion in Modern Photography, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2008), pl. 24.

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