Photo © President and Fellows of Harvard College
Identification and Creation
Object Number
2013.140
People
Leonard Freed, American (Brooklyn, New York 1929 - 2006 Garrison, New York)
Title
The suspect was apprehended. No one paid any attention
Classification
Photographs
Work Type
photograph
Date
1976
Places
Creation Place: North America, United States, New York, New York City
Culture
American
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/349562
Physical Descriptions
Technique
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions
17.8 x 23.8 cm (7 x 9 3/8 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • inscription: on verso, in graphite: 1978 New York City, USA. / Book: "Police Work" / 78-9-5-14 / LF-PW-005.02
  • stamp: on verso: VINTAGE PRINT / Copyright Leonard Freed Magnum
  • inscription: on verso, typed: Photo 15 (78.9. 5/14) A police officer waiting for a station car to take away a handcuffed man involved in a street fight. This area has lots of drug pushers who fight among themselves.
Provenance
Private collection, gift; to the Harvard Art Museums, 2013
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Anonymous Gift
Copyright
© Leonard Freed/Magnum Photos
Accession Year
2013
Object Number
2013.140
Division
Modern and Contemporary Art
Contact
am_moderncontemporary@harvard.edu
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