A Polish townsman
[Portrait of old unshaven man] c.1930-33
Kraków, Malopolskie, Poland
Materials & Technique:
photographs, gelatin silver photograph (glossy paper)
Primary Insc: Stamp verso, centre, 'FOTO-STUDIO / MICHAELIS / ROSELLON, 36,4.o - 4.a / BARCELONA'
Inscribed verso on label, pen & ink, 'Resulla ba. . [illeg]dificil, sacar un retrato/de este aniciano. Suponia, que liabra de/pagar su retrato./Un ald eano polaco.' Translation: (it was very difficult to take a portrait of this old man. I supposed I would have to pay for his portrait. A Polish townsman.)
Tertiary Insc: Stamp verso, upper centre, 'CONSELLERIA DE DEFENSA / Censura de Guerra / GENERALITAT DE CATALUNYA'
printed image 23.4 h x 16.8 w cm sheet 24.1 h x 17.6 w cm
: Gift of the estate of Margaret Michaelis-Sachs 1986 Accession No
: NGA 86.1384.113