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Kati Horna

woman in glass jar
El botellón / The Flagon 1962 Silver Gelatin vintage print 9 4/8 in x 6 5/8 in.
Stamped and signed in pencil on verso. Courtesy Throckmorton Gallery, New York

Kati Horna was a photojournalist and surrealist photographer, and is best known for her work during the Spanish Civil War. Born in Budapest, she moved around Europe and had a significant teenage affair with Robert Capa. She arrived in Mexico at the age of 27, where she became a major documentary photographer and significant artist, passing away in 2000.