Pipe WelderArtist(s)Dmitri BaltermantsArtist NationalityRussian (culture or style)Object Creation Datecirca 1939-1990, printed 2003Medium & Supportgelatin silver print on paperDimensions
20 in x 16 in (50.8 cm x 40.64 cm)Credit LineGift of Thomas Wilson '79 and Jill Garling '80Subject matter
In this photograph, a man in worker’s attire, complete with a fur-lined hat and goggles, sits in the round opening of a large pipe and appears to weld something to its rim. The pitch-black oval of the pipe opening frames the main figure. A factory tower looms out-of-focus in the background.Physical Description
A photograph of a man sitting at the opening of a large pipe. He welds along the pipe's rim.Primary Object Classification Photograph Primary Object Typeblack and white printCollection AreaPhotographyRights
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men (male humans)