Identification and Creation
Object Number
2002.201
People
Ben Shahn, American (Kovno (now Kaunas), Lithuania 1898 - 1969 New York, NY)
Title
Worker's Face
Classification
Drawings
Work Type
drawing
Date
1938
Culture
American
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/191519
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Black ink and gouache on off-white wove paper
Dimensions
30.2 x 24.4 cm (11 7/8 x 9 5/8 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • inscription: upper edge of verso, graphite: Z-1160
Provenance
Stephen Lee Taller, Berkeley, CA, 1997; to Dolores Taller, gift; to the Harvard University Art Museums, 2002.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Stephen Lee Taller Ben Shahn Archive, Gift of Dolores S. Taller
Copyright
© Estate of Ben Shahn / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York
Accession Year
2002
Object Number
2002.201
Division
Modern and Contemporary Art
Contact
am_moderncontemporary@harvard.edu
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Descriptions
Description
Design is cut from a larger sheet; another partial head is visible on the verso.
Exhibition History

The Shape of Content: The Stephen Lee Taller Ben Shahn Archive at Harvard, Harvard University Art Museums, Cambridge, 11/27/1999 - 03/26/2000

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