Greta Garbo and John Gilbert

A work made of gelatin silver print.
© 2018 The Estate of Edward Steichen/Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York

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  • A work made of gelatin silver print.

Date:

1928

Artist:

Edward Steichen
American, born Luxembourg, 1879–1973

About this artwork

For more on Edward Steichen’s work in the Art Institute’s collection visit the website: Edward Steichen's World War I Years.

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Artist

Edward Steichen

Title

Greta Garbo and John Gilbert

Origin

United States

Date

1928

Medium

Gelatin silver print

Inscriptions

Printed recto, in negative, upper left, in white: "GARBO + GILBERT-HOLLYWOOD"; recto, in negative, upper right, in white: "No 2"; inscribed verso, upper left, in graphite: "Garbo and Gilbert / V. F. Dec. 1928"; verso, center, in graphite: "15"; verso, lower left, in graphite: "2176"; verso, lower center, in graphite: "569"; verso, lower right, in graphite: "#7"

Dimensions

24.2 x 19.5 cm

Credit Line

Bequest of Edward Steichen by direction of Joanna T. Steichen and George Eastman House

Reference Number

1982.337

Copyright

© 2018 The Estate of Edward Steichen/Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York

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