The Letter Box
© President and Fellows of Harvard College
Identification and Creation
Object Number
2010.538.10
People
Alfred Stieglitz, American (Hoboken, N.J., USA 1864 - 1946 New York, N.Y., USA)
Title
The Letter Box
Other Titles
Series/Book Title: Picturesque Bits of New York and Other Studies
Classification
Photographs
Work Type
photograph
Date
1897
Culture
American
Physical Descriptions
Technique
Photogravure
Dimensions
19.6 x 14.5 cm (7 11/16 x 5 11/16 in.)
sheet: 50.6 x 40.5 cm (19 15/16 x 15 15/16 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • inscription: verso, t.r., in graphite: Z1629
Provenance
[Lee Gallery, Winchester, Massachusetts] sold; to Harvard Art Museums, 2010.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Richard and Ronay Menschel Fund for the Acquisition of Photographs
Copyright
© Estate of Alfred Stieglitz / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York
Accession Year
2010
Object Number
2010.538.10
Division
Modern and Contemporary Art
Contact
am_moderncontemporary@harvard.edu
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