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Nahum Ellan Luboshez

American, b. Russia, 1869–1925

Natasha Luboshez

ca. 1915
Gelatin silver print
Image: 43 × 32.5 cm (16 15/16 × 12 13/16 in.)
Frame: 49.9 × 39.6 cm (19 5/8 × 15 9/16 in.)
Gift of Captain S.N. Ferris Luboshez and Berniece Luboshez
1999.0445.0001
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Inscriptionsrecto-(signed in image) "Luboshez"
frame verso-(in ink) "Photograph by Nahum Ellan Luboshez (1869-1925)
pioneer in photographic research and developer of many inventions
which included basic contributions to the technology of x-ray and
standardization of procedures in Roentgenology. This photograph once
hung in the Royal Academy of Art, London, England. The subject was
Mr. Luboshez's Russian niece who was killed by the Bolsheviks. Given
to the International Museum of Photography at George Eastman House..."
Terms
  • gelatin silver process
  • Gelatin silver print
  • women
  • portrait
  • experimental photography
  • Luboshez, Natasha
  • toning (photography)

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