Before the national election, in which the Fascist candidate Leon Degrelle, head of the Rex party was defeated by a liberal candidate, Brussels, Belgium, April, 1937
Robert Capa, American (born Hungary), 1913 - 1954
Gelatin silver print
Image: 9 11/16 × 6 3/4 in. (24.6 × 17.2 cm)
Sheet: 9 15/16 × 8 in. (25.3 × 20.3 cm)
Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Purchased through the Mrs. Harvey P. Hood W'18 Fund, the William B. and Evelyn A. Jaffe Fund, the Virginia and Preston T. Kelsey 1958 Fund, the Robert J. Strasenburgh II 1942 Fund, and the Julia L. Whittier Fund
Place Made: United States, North America
Not on view
Stamped, on reverse, bottom center edge, in blue ink: c[circled] ROBERT CAPA
The artist; either given or given in exchange to fellow Magnum photographer, Micha Bar-Am, date unknown; to one of his sons, date unknown; sold to present collection through the Michael Hoppen Gallery, London, 2020.
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