Identification and Creation
Object Number
2011.256
People
Alexander Hammid, American (Linz, Czechoslovakia 1907 - 2004 New York, NY)
Title
Maya
Other Titles
Former Title: Film production still portrait of Maya Deren (portrait of Maya Deren covered with gauze-like fabric)
Classification
Photographs
Work Type
photograph
Date
1942-1943, printed 1987
Culture
American
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Gelatin silver print
Technique
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions
33 x 27.3 cm (13 x 10 3/4 in.)
sheet: 35.6 x 27.9 cm (14 x 11 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • inscription: Verso, bottom edge, in graphite: AP 1/3 Alexander Hammid
Provenance
Alexander Hammid, 1987, to; [Gary Schneider and John Erdman, New York] (1987-2011), gift/sale; to Harvard Art Museums, 2011. Note: Printed in collaboration with the artist or the artist's estate and retained by Schneider/Erdman per agreement.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Schneider/Erdman Printer's Proof Collection, partial gift, and partial purchase through the Margaret Fisher Fund
Copyright
© Alexander Hammid
Accession Year
2011
Object Number
2011.256
Division
Modern and Contemporary Art
Contact
am_moderncontemporary@harvard.edu
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Exhibition History

Analog Culture: Printer’s Proofs from the Schneider/Erdman Photography Lab, 1981–2001, Harvard Art Museums, 05/19/2018 - 08/12/2018

Subjects and Contexts

Analog Culture

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