St. Francis, Gas Station and City Hall, Los Angeles

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:

1956, printed 1977

Artist:

Robert Frank
American, born Switzerland, 1924–2019

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Artist

Robert Frank

Title

St. Francis, Gas Station and City Hall, Los Angeles

Origin

United States

Date

1956

Medium

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

Inscriptions

Inscribed recto, lower left, below image, in black ink: "1956"; signed recto, lower right, below image, in black ink: "Robert Frank."; stamped and inscribed verso, lower left, in black ink: "COPYRIGHT © [stamped in black ink] Robert Frank 1978 [inscribed in blue ink/underline stamped in black ink] / ALL RIGHTS RESERVED [stamped in black ink]"; stamped and inscribed verso, lower right, in black ink and graphite: "ROBERT FRANK ARCHIVE [stamped in black ink] / Americans 48 / St. Francis, gas station / and city hall, L.A. 1956 / L82.006.015 384 [inscribed in graphite] [in rectangle] / 900 [erased]"

Dimensions

21.5 × 32.8 cm (image); 28 × 35.4 cm (paper)

Credit Line

Maurice D. Galleher Endowment

Reference Number

1992.781

Copyright

© Robert Frank

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