Street Scene with Russian Officials and Maxim Gorky Wearing Hat

Mark Markov-Grinberg, Russian, 1907 - 2003



Gelatin silver print

Image: 8 7/8 × 13 3/8 in. (22.5 × 34 cm)

Sheet: 11 × 14 in. (27.9 × 35.6 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Harley and Stephen C. Osman, Class of 1956, Tuck 1957



Place Made: Russia, Europe


20th century

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Research Area


Not on view


Signed, and inscribed, on reverse, in graphite, upper left: 1932 / [in Russian] My work has allowed me to be surrounded / by great people / Photojournalist of "Souzphoto" M. Markov-Grinberg / is working in the Red Square. There is M. Litvinov, the chairman of the committee of foreign affairs and the wirter M. Forky on the right, at the background again the Mausoleum is the writer R. Rollan / M. Markov Grinberg


Osman Family Partnership; Harley and Stephen Osman, Stamford, Connecticut; given to present collection, 2002.

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