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Identification and Creation
Object Number
P1982.312
People
Charles E. Townsend, American (20th century)
Title
A Quiet Pipe and a Bit of Gossip, San Francisco
Classification
Photographs
Work Type
photograph
Date
c. 1900
Places
Creation Place: North America, United States
Culture
American
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/284708
Physical Descriptions
Technique
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions
actual: 30 x 23.5 cm (11 13/16 x 9 1/4 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Signed: Chas. E. Townsend
  • inscription: signature in graphite on the image; various numerical and other inscriptions in graphite on verso
Provenance
Seiden & de Cuevas, Inc., New York, New York. on Long Term Loan to the Fogg Art Museum from 1977 to 1982
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Purchase through the generosity of Melvin R. Seiden
Object Number
P1982.312
Division
Modern and Contemporary Art
Contact
am_moderncontemporary@harvard.edu
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