“In Moscow’s Sky”: Construction Workers on the Famous “SEV” (Council for Economic Cooperation) Building
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“In Moscow’s Sky”: Construction Workers on the Famous “SEV” (Council for Economic Cooperation) Buildingca. 1964-1970 (printed 2003)
461 x 302 mm (18.1 x 11.9 in.)
Dmitri Baltermants, Russian, (1912–1990)
Object Type: photograph
Medium and Support: Gelatin silver print
Marks: Inscribed in pen on verso: “II/IV”; inscribed in pencil on verso: “2004” and “21 . 3 . 12 #28”; inscribed in black ink on verso: [Cyrillic]; stamped on verso, lower right corner: [estate stamp]
Bibliography: See http://www.baltermants.com for information on the photographer and his work.
Credit Line: Gift of Jamie Alter Lynton (BA Wesleyan 1981) and Michael Lynton, 2013
Accession Number: 2013.23.1
Keywords Click a term to view the records with the same keywordThis object has the following keywords:
- construction - Use for the process of creating something by combining parts or elements, and also for the manner in which the thing has been put together. [January 1993 descriptor moved.]
- labor - Usage in the sense of physical work
- Moscow - TGN 7012974. First noted as village 1147; grew around 13th-cen. Kremlin; sacked and rebuilt several times; expanded culturally and economically under Peter the Great in 17th cen., Catherine the Great in 18th cen. and Soviet government in 20th cen.; bombed during WW II.
- Soviet Union - TGN 6006211 (former nation/state/empire)
- image Dimensions: 461 x 302 mm (18.1 x 11.9 in.)
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