Defectives, Insane: United States. Massachusetts. Boston. State Board Of Insanity: Massachusetts State Board Of Insanity
© President and Fellows of Harvard College
Identification and Creation
Object Number
3.2002.559
People
Unidentified Artist
Title
Defectives, Insane: United States. Massachusetts. Boston. State Board of Insanity: Massachusetts State Board of Insanity
Other Titles
Series/Book Title: Social Museum Collection
Classification
Photographs
Work Type
display board
Date
c. 1903
Places
Creation Place: North America, United States, Massachusetts, Boston
Culture
American
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Black ink on board
Dimensions
image: 71 x 56 cm (27 15/16 x 22 1/16 in.)
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Transfer from the Carpenter Center for the Visual Arts, Social Museum Collection
Accession Year
2011
Object Number
3.2002.559
Division
Modern and Contemporary Art
Contact
am_moderncontemporary@harvard.edu
Publication History

Deborah Martin Kao and Michelle Lamuniere, Instituting Reform, The Social Museum of Harvard University 1903-1931, Harvard Art Museums and Yale University Press (Cambridge, MA and New Haven, CT, 2012), p. 137, fig. 3.33

Exhibition History

Classified Documents: The Social Museum of Harvard University, 1903-1931, Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Cambridge, 01/20/2007 - 06/10/2007

Subjects and Contexts

The Social Museum Collection

Verification Level

3 - Good. Object is well described and information is vetted