Ossip Zadkine with 'The Destroyed City'

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Ossip Zadkine with 'The Destroyed City', by Ida Kar, 1954 - NPG x132772 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

© National Portrait Gallery, London

Ossip Zadkine with 'The Destroyed City'

by Ida Kar
vintage bromide print, 1954
11 5/8 in. x 9 3/4 in. (295 mm x 248 mm) overall
Purchased, 1999
Photographs Collection
NPG x132772


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  • Ida Kar (1908-1974), Photographer. Artist associated with 1501 portraits, Sitter in 137 portraits.

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Kar photographed the sculptor in his Parisian studio, in the rue d'Assas
(now the Musée Zadkine), next to one of his best-known works, The Destroyed City (1948-51), a memorial to the 1940 bombing of Rotterdam.