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[Roman Vishniac’s wife Luta, Latvia]

Object Name
Vitrine:01.06
Date1920 (printed 2012)
Label Text

Roman Vishniac photographed his young bride during their honeymoon in Latvia, where they spent several weeks recovering from an arduous journey from Russia to Riga, before the couple moved to Berlin. Shot on hand-cut film with a Russian camera, these images are among Vishniac’s earliest known photographs and establish his skill as an amateur photographer prior to his arrival in Berlin.

Medium
Inkjet print
Dimensions
Image (paper): 7 x 5 in. (17.8 x 12.7 cm)
Location
place taken Latvia
Credit Line
Roman Vishniac Archive
Accession Number2012.80.58
Copyright
© Mara Vishniac Kohn, courtesy International Center of Photography

For all uses of photographs by Roman Vishniac contact ICP at: vishniac_archive@icp.org.