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Michelangelo's <em>Madonna and Child</em> packed onto a crate by soldiers at Altaussee, Austria, 1945?

Michelangelo's Madonna and Child packed onto a crate by soldiers at Altaussee, Austria, 1945?

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Title: Michelangelo's Madonna and Child packed onto a crate by soldiers at Altaussee, Austria, 1945?

Date: 1945?

Physical Details: 1 photographic print : b&w ; 11 x 16 cm.

Description: Date based on dates of other photos at Altaussee from Howe papers.

Identification on verso (handwritten): Altaussee; the Bruges Madonna fully packed; Geo. Stout in helmet, back to camera at left; Steve Kovalyak with hand on the packed statue; Lt. Shrady in helmet at right.

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

Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined

Citation: Michelangelo's Madonna and Child packed onto a crate by soldiers at Altaussee, Austria, 1945? / unidentified photographer. Thomas Carr Howe papers, 1932-1984. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Availability: This item has been digitally reformatted. It is available by requesting an appointment in the Archives of American Art's reading rooms, or in certain situations as a Reproduction Request.

Digital ID: 16210