Identification and Creation
Object Number
P1970.2857
People
Ben Shahn, American (Kovno (now Kaunas), Lithuania 1898 - 1969 New York, NY)
Title
Untitled (Fifteenth Street or Bethune Street, 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/302932
Physical Descriptions
Technique
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions
image: 15.2 x 22.6 cm (6 x 8 7/8 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • inscription: verso, upper left, graphite, in artist's hand: PT
  • inscription: verso, upper left, graphite, in artist's hand: Ruth Lord
  • inscription: verso, upper left, graphite, in artist's hand: 15th St
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gift of Bernarda Bryson Shahn
Copyright
© President and Fellows of Harvard College
Object Number
P1970.2857
Division
Modern and Contemporary Art
Contact
am_moderncontemporary@harvard.edu
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Descriptions
Description
this photograph is a reversal
Exhibition History

Ben Shahn: Cross Media Artist, Photograph, Painting and Graphic Art, The Museum of Modern Art, Hayama, Kanagawa, 12/03/2011 - 01/29/2012; Nagoya City Art Museum, Nagoya, 02/11/2012 - 03/25/2012; The Okayama Prefectural Museum of Art, Okayama-shi, 04/08/2012 - 05/20/2012

32Q: 1320 Social Realism, Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge, 04/29/2015 - 10/14/2015

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