Identification and Creation
Object Number
P1970.3505
People
Ben Shahn, American (Kovno (now Kaunas), Lithuania 1898 - 1969 New York, NY)
Title
Untitled (family on relief, near Urbana, Ohio)
Classification
Photographs
Work Type
photograph
Date
August 1938, printed later
Places
Creation Place: North America, United States, Ohio, Urbana
Culture
American
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/303452
Physical Descriptions
Technique
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions
sheet; actual: 20.5 x 25.5 cm (8 1/16 x 10 1/16 in.)
image: 16.6 x 24.4 cm (6 9/16 x 9 5/8 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • inscription: inscribed in graphite on verso, upper left and center: Family on relief near Urbana, Ohio. Photo by Shahn, Aug. 1938.; inscribed in graphite and in blue graphite (noted in parentheses) on verso, upper right: 21047 (54) [over] 6625 [over] M4p; stamped in black ink on verso, upper center: Reproduced from the collections of the Library of Congress; inscribed in red crayon on verso, lower right: 37 [circled]
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Museum Acquisition
Copyright
© President and Fellows of Harvard College
Object Number
P1970.3505
Division
Modern and Contemporary Art
Contact
am_moderncontemporary@harvard.edu
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