Physical Details: Photographic print : 1 item : b&w ; 10 x 07 cm.
Creator: unidentified photographer
Description: The photograph depicts (L-R) Jules Langsner, Philip Guston, Reuben Kadish, and David Alfaro Siqueiros on scaffolding in front of Langsner, Guston and Kadish's mural Inquisition.
Siqueiros previously misidentified as Sandy Pollock, based on note on verso of photograph. Identification of Siqueiros based on reproduction of same photo in: Boime, Al. “Breaking Open the Wall: The Morelia Mural of Guston, Kadish and Langsner.” The Burlington Magazine 150, no. 1264 (July 1, 2008): 455.
Date based on fact that mural was completed 1934-1935.
Note on verso (pen): Jules Langsner with Phil Guston; Rube Kadish; Sandy Pollock + ?; Mexico, 1940? [crossed out]; 1938?
"Sandy Pollock" is crossed out in pencil with pencil note: No according to Jason McCoy.
Forms part of: Jules Langsner papers, circa 1910-1998, bulk, 1950-1967
Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined
Citation: Jules Langsner, Philip Guston, Reuben Kadish and David Siqueiros with the mural Inquisition in Mexico, circa 1934 / unidentified photographer. Jules Langsner papers, circa 1910-1998, bulk, 1950-1967. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Digital ID: 11860
- Artists at or with their work
- Guston, Philip
- Kadish, Reuben
- Langsner, Jules
- Siqueiros, David Alfaro