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Brooklyn

A work made of gelatin silver print.

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  • A work made of gelatin silver print.

Date:

1982

Artist:

Helen Levitt
American, 1913–2009

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Photography and Media

Artist

Helen Levitt

Title

Brooklyn

Place

United States (Artist's nationality:)

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Made 1982

Medium

Gelatin silver print

Inscriptions

Unmarked recto; inscribed verso, upper right, in graphite: "[star]"; verso, center, in graphite: "Brooklyn, N. Y. 1982 Helen Levitt"; verso, lower right, in graphite: "K"

Dimensions

Image: 27.1 × 20.5 cm (10 11/16 × 8 1/8 in.); Paper: 35.6 × 27.9 cm (14 1/16 × 11 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Philip Perkis

Reference Number

1994.675

Extended information about this artwork

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