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Photography
Artist: Eugène Atget, French, 1857–1927

Capucines (Nasturtiums)

1921–22

Vintage albumen print

Sheet: 22.4 × 18.3 cm (8 13/16 × 7 3/16in.)
Everett V. Meeks, B.A. 1901, Fund
2002.61.2
Geography: 
Depicted Paris, France
Status: 
By appointment
Culture: 
French
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Works on Paper - Photographs
Provenance: 

Bought from the Atget estate by Berenice Abbott, and acquired by the Museum of Modern Art from Abbott in 1968.

Bibliography: 

Art for Yale: Collecting for a New Century, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2007), 102, 367–68, pl. 89.

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