About This Artwork

James Van Der Zee
American, 1886–1983

Elks, c. 1935

Gelatin silver print
17.1 x 23.5 cm (image); 19.4 x 25.2 cm (paper)
Faintly printed/on negative recto, lower left, in white: "NYC VANDERZEE"; inscribed verso, upper left, in graphite: "PF12100"; verso, upper center, in graphite: "TITLE: ELKS, ND / PHOTOGRAPHER: JAMES VAN DER ZEE / VINTAGE PRINT / UNPUBLISHED / ALL RIGHTS RESERVED / CERTIFIED: Donna Mussenden VDZ 3/93"; stamped verso, center, in black ink: "G. G. G. PHOTO STUDIO / 212[?] [illegible] AVE., N.Y. 27[?] N.Y."; inscribed verso, lower left, in graphite: "CB63"

Restricted gift of Anstiss and Ronald Krueck in memory of her mother, Florence Pierson Hammond, 2000.330

Exhibition, Publication and Ownership Histories

Exhibition History

Chicago, Art Institute of Chicago, "The James VanDerZee Studio," January 24–April 25, 2004. (Colin Westerbeck)




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