Funeral, St. Helena, South Carolina

A work made of gelatin silver print, from "the americans" (1955/56).
© Robert Frank

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  • A work made of gelatin silver print, from "the americans" (1955/56).

Date:

1955, printed 1977

Artist:

Robert Frank (American, born Switzerland 1924)
printed under the artist’s supervision by Sidney Kaplan (American, born 1913)

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Artist

Robert Frank

Title

Funeral, St. Helena, South Carolina

Origin

United States

Date

1955

Medium

Gelatin silver print, from "The Americans" (1955/56)

Inscriptions

Inscribed recto, lower left, below image, in black ink: "South + Carolina 1955"; signed and inscribed recto, lower right, below image, in black ink: "R. Frank. 77"; stamped and inscribed verso, lower right, in black ink and graphite: "ROBERT FRANK ARCHIVE [stamped in black ink] / Americans 4 / Funeral - St. Helena, / South Carolina / L.82.006.022 421 [inscribed in graphite]" [in rectangle]

Dimensions

20.2 x 30.6 cm (image); 28 x 35.4 cm (paper)

Credit Line

Maurice D. Galleher Endowment

Reference Number

1992.772

Copyright

© Robert Frank

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