Identification and Creation
Object Number
P1970.722
People
Ben Shahn, American (Kovno (now Kaunas), Lithuania 1898 - 1969 New York, NY)
Title
Untitled (New York City)
Classification
Photographs
Work Type
photograph
Date
1932-1934
Places
Creation Place: North America, United States, New York State, New York City
Culture
American
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/301948
Physical Descriptions
Technique
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions
image: 16.4 x 24.8 cm (6 7/16 x 9 3/4 in.)
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gift of Bernarda Bryson Shahn
Copyright
© President and Fellows of Harvard College
Object Number
P1970.722
Division
Modern and Contemporary Art
Contact
am_moderncontemporary@harvard.edu
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Publication History

Davis Pratt, ed., The Photographic Eye of Ben Shahn, Harvard University Press (Cambridge, MA and London, England, 1975), 1

Elizabeth Mankin Kornhauser, ed., American Moderns on Paper: Masterworks from the Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art, Yale University Press (U.S.) and Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art (New Haven and London, 2010), pp. 120-121, ill.

Exhibition History

Ben Shahn as Photographer, Fogg Art Museum, Cambridge, 10/29/1969 - 12/14/1969

Ben Shahn, Photographer, Fitchburg Art Museum, 10/05/1975 - 10/31/1975

The Modern Spirit: American Painting 1908-1935, Royal Scottish Academy, Edinburgh, 08/19/1977 - 09/11/1977; Hayward Gallery, London, 09/28/1977 - 11/20/1977

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