About This Artwork

James Van Der Zee
American, 1886–1983

Riding Habit, 1939

Gelatin silver print
23.9 x 19 cm (image); 25.2 x 20.3 (mount)
Inscribed recto, lower right, in white pencil[?]: "NYC VANDERZEE / 1939"; inscribed verso, upper center, in graphite: "TITLE: RIDING HABIT, 1939 / PHOTOGRAPHER: JAMES VANDERZEE / COPYRIGHT RETAINED / VINTAGE PRINT / CERTIFIED: Donna Mussenden VDZ"; verso, lower left, in graphite: "PF 9927"; verso, lower right, in graphite: "Z[or 2]80 - 1.35A"

Restricted gift of Anstiss and Ronald Krueck in memory of her mother, Florence Pierson Hammond, 2000.331

Exhibition, Publication and Ownership Histories

Exhibition History

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

Publication History

Westerbeck, Colin. 2004. "The James VanDerZee Studio." Exh. cat. The Art Institute of Chicago. p. 18.




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