About This Artwork

James Van Der Zee
American, 1886–1983

You Will Find Him at the Elk's Club, c. 1927

Gelatin silver print
24 x 19 cm (image); 25.3 x 20.2 cm (paper)
Printed/on negative recto, lower left, in white: "PHOTO BY VANDERZEE / 109 W 136"; recto, lower center, in white: "YOU WILL FIND HIM AT THE ELK'S CLUB." recto, lower right, in white: "SOLD ONLY BY / FLORENC ART CO / 139 W 135"; inscribed verso, upper center, in graphite: "TITLE: YOU WILL FIND HIM..., c. 1927 / PHOTOGRAPHER: JAMESVANDER ZEE / COPYRIGHT RETAINED / ALL RIGHTS RESERVED / VINTAGE PRINT / CERTIFIED: Donna Mussenden VDZ"; verso, center, in graphite: "2000"; verso, lower center, upside-down, in graphite: "2000 / as is / OK / Florence Ricks"; verso, lower right, in graphite: "PF 9928"

Restricted gift of Anstiss and Ronald Krueck in memory of her mother, Florence Pierson Hammond, 2000.332

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. 24.

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