Identification and Creation
Object Number
P1996.10
People
Ralston Crawford, American (St. Catharines, Ontario, Canada 1906 - 1978 Houston, Texas)
Title
Third Avenue El
Classification
Photographs
Work Type
photograph
Date
1949
Places
Creation Place: North America, United States, New York, New York City
Culture
American
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/283193
Physical Descriptions
Technique
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions
image: 7.8 x 11.5 cm (3 1/16 x 4 1/2 in.)
sheet: 9 x 12.4 cm (3 9/16 x 4 7/8 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • inscription: verso, t.r., graphite: P08928BC
  • stamp: verso, l.r., black ink: 288
Provenance
Laurence Miller Gallery, New York, New York, from the estate of Ralston Crawford, to the Harvard University Art Museums, 1996.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Richard Norton Memorial Fund, Kenyon C. Bolton III Fund, and Kate, Maurice R. and Melvin R. Seiden Purchase Fund for Photographs
Copyright
© Ralston Crawford Estate / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York
Accession Year
1996
Object Number
P1996.10
Division
Modern and Contemporary Art
Contact
am_moderncontemporary@harvard.edu
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Publication History

, checklist

James Cuno, ed., A Decade of Collecting: Recent Acquisitions by the Harvard University Art Museums, Harvard University Art Museums (Cambridge, Mass., Spring 2000), p. 79, ill.

Exhibition History

A Decade of Collecting: Recent Acquisitions of Photographs, Harvard University Art Museums, Fogg Art Museum, 04/29/2000 - 07/23/2000

32Q: 1110 Mid-Century Abstraction II (Post-Painterly Abstraction), Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge, 04/06/2016 - 10/13/2016

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