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Spectacles

  • Object:

    Photograph

  • Place of origin:

    United States of America (photographed)

  • Date:

    1927 (photographed)
    ca. 1966 (printed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Steichen, Edward J. (photographer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Gelatin-silver print

  • Museum number:

    CIRC.970-1967

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level F, case X, shelf 996

  • Physical description

    Modern print from the original negative.

  • Marks and inscriptions

    Steichen
    Signed, in pencil

  • Dimensions

    Height: 27.2 cm image, Width: 34.3 cm image

  • Object history note

    A fabric design for Stehli Silks.

  • Descriptive line

    20thC; Edward Steichen, Spectacles, 1927

  • Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

    Taken from Departmental Circulation Register 1967
    E. Steichen, A Life In Photography, N.Y. 1963.

  • Collection code

    Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection