Margaret MICHAELIS, Slum children, Barcelona Enlarge 1 /1

Margaret MICHAELIS

Austria 1902 – Australia 1985

  • Australia from 1939

Slum children, Barcelona c.1934
Collection Title: from the photographic panel for the Gatcpac exhibition on 'La Nova Barcelona' (Pla Macia) in the basement of the Plaza de Cataluna
Title Notes: included in the exhibition panel 'La Literatura sobre els Barris Baixos I L' Afany de convertir aquests en centre di interes turistic es un signe caracteristic d'una civilitzacio decadent'
Place made: Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
Materials & Technique: photographs, gelatin silver photograph (on semi-glossy paper)

Primary Insc: Stamp verso, lower right, 'Photo-Studio / M. Michaelis / 114 Castlereagh St / Sydney Tel MA 4839', 'FOTO-ELIS/ AV REP. ARGENTINA 218 / BARCELONA / TELEF 80080' Not dated. Titled verso, upper centre, pencil, 'Slum children / Barcelona' Inscribed verso, upper centre to centre, pencil, 'Reverse this picture / 5in / Reduce to 6 ¼ deep x 5 in wide'
Tertiary Insc: Stamp verso, upper left, 'CONSELLERIA DE DEFENSA / Censura de Guerra / GENERALITAT DE CATALUNYA'
Dimensions: printed image 17.0 h x 23.0 w cm sheet 17.8 h x 23.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of the estate of Margaret Michaelis-Sachs 1986
Accession No: NGA 86.1384.160