Slovak Steel Worker in the Pittsburgh Region Relaxes after Supper

A work made of gelatin silver print.

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  • A work made of gelatin silver print.

Date:

1909

Artist:

Lewis Wickes Hine
American, 1874–1940

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Artist

Lewis Wickes Hine

Title

Slovak Steel Worker in the Pittsburgh Region Relaxes after Supper

Origin

United States

Date

1909

Medium

Gelatin silver print

Inscriptions

Unmarked recto; stamped and inscribed verso, across upper half, in blue ink and graphite: "LEWIS W. HINE / INTERPRETIVE PHOTOGRAPHY / HASTINGS-ON-HUDSON, NEW YORK [stamped in blue ink] / Slovak Steel-worker / in the Pittsburgh region / relaxes after supper / 1909 / (Also in "Recreation") [inscribed in graphite]"; inscribed verso, lower right, in graphite: "219 / 13 [erased]"

Dimensions

17.5 × 12.6 cm (image); 17.7 × 12.6 cm (paper)

Credit Line

Acquired through exchange with George Eastman House

Reference Number

1959.852

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