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Stairs
Stairs
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Date:
2009
Location:
Not on display
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Media:
Color Aquatint Etching
Dimensions:
Sheet: 368 x 406 mm (14 1/2 x 16 in.)
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North America
Accession Number:
2015.37.198
Acquisition Date:
2015-10-07
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Foundation purchase, Phyllis C. Wattis Fund for Major Accessions

Soldiers, Stairs, Man and Woman, are images taken from the step sequence in Eisenstein’s film Battleship Potemkin. Stairs shows a crowd of people fleeing down a set of stairs. It's posterized and printed in black and gray.