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Lt. Daniel J. Kern and Karl Sieber examining the Ghent Altarpiece in the Altaussee mine, 1945

Lt. Daniel J. Kern and Karl Sieber examining the Ghent Altarpiece in the Altaussee mine, 1945

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Title: Lt. Daniel J. Kern and Karl Sieber examining the Ghent Altarpiece in the Altaussee mine

Date: 1945

Physical Details: 1 photographic print : b&w ; 11 x 17 cm.

Description: Identification on verso (handwritten): Lt. Kern & Karl Sieber examining the panels of the "Lamb" in the mine at Alt Aussee.

Shows the two men crouching to examine one panel of the Ghent Altarpiece or Adoration of the mystic lamb by Jan van Eyck.

Creator: Unidentified

Forms part of: Thomas Carr Howe papers, 1932-1984

Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined

Citation: Lt. Daniel J. Kern and Karl Sieber examining the Ghent Altarpiece in the Altaussee mine, 1945 / unidentified photographer. Thomas Carr Howe papers, 1932-1984. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Digital ID: 15084