The Getty Tomb, Graceland Cemetery, Chicago, 1890

A work made of gelatin silver print.

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  • A work made of gelatin silver print.

Date:

1954/56

Artist:

John Szarkowski
American, 1925–2007

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Artist

John Szarkowski

Title

The Getty Tomb, Graceland Cemetery, Chicago, 1890

Origin

United States

Date

1954–1956

Medium

Gelatin silver print

Inscriptions

Inscribed recto, on mount, left center to left of image, in graphite: "9 1/4" [arrows on either side pointing in opposite directions up and down]; recto, on mount, lower center, below image, in graphite: "7 1/4" [arrows on either side pointing in opposite directions side to side]"; recto, on mount, lower left, below image, in graphite: "71 [encircled]"; recto, on mount, lower right, below image, in graphite: "112 / 65-129 [encircled]"; stamped recto, lower right, below image, in red ink: "57078"; inscribed verso, on mount, upper left, in graphite: "129 [underlined]"; verso, on mount, upper right, in graphite: "SZ.183 / page 124"

Dimensions

23.8 x 18.7 cm (image/paper); 45.8 x 36.2 cm (mount)

Credit Line

The Mary and Leigh Block Endowment Fund

Reference Number

2001.446

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