Gerald Heard

Barbara Morgan, American, 1900 - 1992



Gelatin silver print

Image: 9 9/16 × 7 5/16 in. (24.3 × 18.5 cm)

Mount: 11 1/4 × 9 in. (28.5 × 22.9 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Nils and Kara Morgan



North America, United States


20th century

Object Name




Not on view


Signed and dated, in ink, lower right margin: - 1954 Barbara Morgan [in script, signature underscored]; titled and inscribed, in ink, lower center margin: GERALD HEARD / DO NOT CROP [both lines underscored]; inscribed, in ink, lower left margin: (#3); inscribed, in red ink, lower right margin: OVER [underscored by arrow]; signed, dated, and titled, in ink, on reverse, upper center: GERALD HEARD [underscored] / GERALD HEARD [with triple strikethrough] } 1954 / Barbara Morgan [in script, line underscore extending from left center to right center edge]; stamped, in ink, on reverse, center: COPYRIGHT PHOTO [last O smudged] / Not To Be Reproduced [ced smudged] / Without Written Permission [sion smudged] / BARBARA MORGAN / 120 High Point Road / Scarsdale, New York 10584 [zip code with triple strikethrough] 10583 [correction inscribed in ink] / WHEN USED IN ANY MEDIA / CREDIT MUST BE GIVEN: PHOTOGRAPH BY BARBARA MORGAN / NO ARBITRARY [ARBITRARY with double strikethrough] CROPPING MAYBE DONE; inscribed, in ink, on reverse, lower center: NO CROPPING / CREDIT: BARBARA MORGAN / RETURN AFTER ONE-TIME USE [all lines underscored]; inscribed, in graphite, on reverse, lower right: 14


The artist; Nils [her grandson] and Kara Morgan, Redding, Connecticut; given to present collection, 2007.

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