Astronaut Yuri Gagarin and Family Receiving the Hero of the Nation Award
Dmitri Baltermants, Russian (born Warsaw, Poland), 1912 - 1990
negative April 1961; print 2003
Gelatin silver print
Sheet: 11 × 14 in. (27.9 × 35.5 cm)
Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Purchased through a gift from Harley and Stephen C. Osman, Class of 1956, Tuck 1957
Place Made: Russia, Europe
Not on view
Illus. FN 157; PhPo 53. FN= Faces of a Nation: The Rise and Fall of the Soviet Nation, 1917-1991, by Theodore H. and Angela Von Laue, illus. by Dmitri Baltermants, Golden Colorado: Fulcrum Publishing, 1996. PhPo=French, "Photo Poche" series.
Produced by the Dmitri Baltermants Collection, LLC, Scarsdale, New York; sold to present collection (arranged through Harley and Stephen C. Osman, Class of 1956, Tuck 1957), 2003.
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