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Old Town from the district of Praga

Edward Hartwig

before 1984

This view west from the Praga side of the Vistual River shows the Old Town atop its embankment. The image includes from the left: a section of the Royal Castle wing, the roof of St. John the Baptist Cathedral, next to it, the Jesuit Church tower, Old Town tenements, the end of Celna Street, and Brzozowa Street tenements all the way to the Holy Spirit Church tower in the New Town. On the river side there are reinforced stone promenades and the embankment covered with lush greenery. In the foreground, a fisherman (?) and boats by the river.
See also AN 4634/2/H, AN 4634/1/H, AN 4634/3/H.
 

  • Title: Old Town from the district of Praga
  • Artist: Edward Hartwig
  • Date: before 1984
  • Origin: Warsaw
  • Technique: gelatin silver print
  • Material: photographic paper
  • Dimensions: work: height 15,8 cm, width 22,8 cm
  • Object type: photograph
  • Inventory number: AN 4635/H

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Signatures, marking, inscriptions

  • stamp signed on the reverse: ALL RIGHTS RESERVED BY ZAIKS OR POLISH SOCIETY OF AUTHORS AND COMPOSERS | LES DROITS D’AUTEURS RESERVES | REPRODUCTION PERMITTED UNDER CONDITION | 1) AUTHOR EDWARD HARTWIG | 2) paying remuneration in compliance with ZAIKS’ rates | AUTHOR EDWARD HARTWIG Artist Photographer | W-wa, 31 Jerozolimskie Ave., tel. 28-77-29

References

The Museum team continuously develops the collection and updates the information about the objects. If you have additional knowledge about this object, please contact us by writing to the following e-mail address: kolekcje@muzeumwarszawy.pl.