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Exhibition Detail
Picturing the Sublime Photographs from the Joseph and Charlotte Lichtenberg Collection
1600 21st St., NW
Washington , DC 20009


October 11th, 2012 - February 17th, 2013
Opening: 
October 11th, 2012 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
 
Battleground Point #14 , Richard MisrachRichard Misrach, Battleground Point #14 ,
1999
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Eleven photographs document how artists use the camera to capture the sublime beauty and human destruction of the natural world. The exhibition brings together iconic works by Ansel Adams; contemporary examples by Edward Burtynsky, Lynn Davis, and Richard Misrach; and 19th-century pictures by Francis Frith and Carleton Watkins.


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