Tina MODOTTI, Portrait of Ione Robinson, writer Enlarge 1 /1

Tina MODOTTI

Italy 1896 – Mexico City, Mexico 1942

  • United States of America from 1913
  • Mexico from 1922

Portrait of Ione Robinson, writer 1929 Place made: Mexico
Materials & Technique: photographs, gelatin silver photograph

Primary Insc: Signed, l.r. of mount, pencil "Tina Modotti". Dated (by sitter) verso, l.r., pencil ".../ 29 ...". Inscribed verso, lower edge, pencil "this photo of me (Ione Robinson) was taken by Tina Modotti in /29/ in Mexico O.F. .../ & is from my collection of personal photos./ Ione Robinson, Rome, Dec. 11/80".
Dimensions: printed image 19.3 h x 16.4 w cm outer mount 36.4 h x 28.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1986
Accession No: NGA 86.2429