Running for Shelter During Air Raid, Barcelona, January, 1939

Robert Capa, American (born Hungary), 1913 - 1954


negative 1939; print 1996

Gelatin silver print

Limited edition number: 28; Edition of 150 numbered copies

Image: 9 7/8 × 15 1/2 in. (25.1 × 39.3 cm)

Sheet: 15 1/16 × 19 in. (38.2 × 48.3 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Purchased through an Anonymous gift



Place Made: United States, North America


20th century

Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Printed, on adhesive label, on reverse side of photograph: c[circled] 1996 ESTATE OF ROBERT CAPA / LIMITED EDITION c[circled] 1996 APERATURE / RUNNING FOR SHELTER DURING AIR RAID / BARCELONA, JANUARY 1939 / APERATURE LIMITED EDITION NUMBER [28] [inscribed, in black ink, over printed underline] / PRODUCED UNDER THE SUPERVISION OF / CORNELL CAPA [Cornell Capa] [signed, in blue ink, over printed underline] / NOT FOR REPRODUCTION

Course History

WGST 96, Times of Crisis, Annabelle Martin, Spring 2014

SART 17.9, The Photographer as Activist: Making Art Inspired by the Hood Museum's Collection , Virginia Beahan, Winter 2015


Aperture, Inc., New York, New York.; sold to present collection, 2003.

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