Detroit (Ragsdale Beauty Shop)
© President and Fellows of Harvard College
Identification and Creation
Object Number
2008.20
People
Harry Callahan, American (Detroit, Michigan 1912 - 1999)
Title
Detroit (Ragsdale Beauty Shop)
Classification
Photographs
Work Type
photograph
Date
1951
Places
Creation Place: North America, United States, Michigan, Detroit
Culture
American
Physical Descriptions
Technique
Dye transfer print
Dimensions
image: 22.2 x 34 cm (8 3/4 x 13 3/8 in.)
sheet: 27.5 x 35.5 cm (10 13/16 x 14 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Signed: recto, b.r. corner, in graphite: Harry Callahan
  • (not assigned): recto, b.r. corner, graphite, in artist's hand: Harry Callahan
Aquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Richard and Ronay Menschel Fund for the Acquisition of Photographs
Accession Year
2008
Object Number
2008.20
Division
Modern and Contemporary Art
Contact
am_moderncontemporary@harvard.edu
Subjects and Contexts

Collection Highlights

Verification Level

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