Photo © President and Fellows of Harvard College
Identification and Creation
Object Number
2012.30
People
Danny Lyon, American (Brooklyn, New York born 1942)
Title
Sheriff Jim Clark arrests two demonstrators who displayed placards on the steps of the federal building in Selma
Classification
Photographs
Work Type
photograph
Date
1963, printed 2010
Culture
American
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/339883
Physical Descriptions
Technique
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions
22.2 x 32.7 cm (8 3/4 x 12 7/8 in.)
sheet: 27.9 x 35.6 cm (11 x 14 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • inscription: verso, b.r., in graphite: Danny Lyon
  • stamp: Verso, b.r., in graphite and red ink: Printer [over] K [over] BLEAK BEAUTY [over] Picture Date 63 * 10 Print Date
  • inscription: Verso, t.r. edge, in graphite: DLC 22
Provenance
Anonymous donor, gift; to Harvard Art Museums, 2012.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Anonymous Gift
Copyright
© Danny Lyon/Magnum Photos
Accession Year
2012
Object Number
2012.30
Division
Modern and Contemporary Art
Contact
am_moderncontemporary@harvard.edu
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Exhibition History

32Q: 1100 60’s Experiment, Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge, 04/07/2017 - 09/27/2017

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