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Identification and Creation
Object Number
2.2002.1586
People
Marion Post Wolcott, American (Montclair, New Jersey 1910 - 1990 Santa Barbara, California)
Title
Sharecropper with His Cotton Sample, Discusses Price with Cotton Broker, near Clarksdale, Mississippi
Classification
Photographs
Work Type
photograph
Date
1939, printed later
Places
Creation Place: North America, United States, Mississippi
Culture
American
Physical Descriptions
Technique
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions
image: 23.2 x 29.4 cm (9 1/8 x 11 9/16 in.)
sheet: 27.8 x 35.4 cm (10 15/16 x 13 15/16 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Signed: verso, below center, in graphite: Marion Post Wolcott
  • inscription: verso, above center, in graphite: Sharecropper with His Cotton Sample, Discusses Price with Cotton Broker, near Clarksdale, Mississippi 1939
    Archivally processed
    Selenium toned
    52429D
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Transfer from the Carpenter Center for the Visual Arts, Gift of Wolcott Community Management
Accession Year
2011
Object Number
2.2002.1586
Division
Modern and Contemporary Art
Contact
am_moderncontemporary@harvard.edu
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Exhibition History

Vision and Justice: The Art of Citizenship, Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge, 08/27/2016 - 01/08/2017

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