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Becher, Hilla

LC control no.n 50006245
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Personal name headingBecher, Hilla
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Variant(s)Becher, Hilda
Wobeser, Hilla
Birth date1934-09-02
Death date2015-10-10
Place of birthPotsdam (Germany)
Place of deathDüsseldorf (Germany)
Field of activityPhotography, Industrial
Profession or occupationPhotographers
Found inBecher, B. Anonyme Skulpturen, 1970
Bernd und Hilla Becher, c1994: p. 119 (b. Sept. 2, 1934 in Potsdam; photographer; née Hilla Wobeser)
Quartos duplos, 1996: t.p. (Hilda [sic] Becher) p. 41 (b. 1934, Berlin; artist)
Info. converted from 678, 2012-10-02 (b. 1934)
New York times WWW site, viewed Oct. 15, 2015 (in obituary published Oct. 14: Hilla Becher; b. Hilla Wobeser, Sept. 2, 1934, Potsdam; m. Bernhard Becher, known as Bernd, 1961 (d. 2007); d. Saturday [Oct. 10, 2015], Düsseldorf, aged 81; German photographer who, with her husband, Bernd, meticulously documented coal mines, steel mills, and other features of the industrial landscape, straddling the worlds of archival documentation and conceptual art)
Associated languageger
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