Martha Graham - Ekstasis

Barbara Morgan, American, 1900 - 1992


1940; print about 1980

Gelatin silver print

Image: 13 1/4 × 10 1/8 in. (33.6 × 25.7 cm)

Mount: 20 × 16 in. (50.8 × 40.7 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 graphite, lower right margin: Barbara Morgan- 1940 [in script]; titled, in graphite, lower left margin: Martha Graham- EKSTASIS [in script]; signed, dated, and titled, in graphite, on reverse, center: Martha Graham - EKSTASIS- 1935- C. 1980 (torso [in script, entire line underscored] / Barbara Morgan [in script]; inscribed, in graphite, on reverse, lower right corner: 6

Published References

Barbara Morgan, Barbara Morgan, Hastings-on-Hudson, New York: Morgan & Morgan, copyright 1972, ill. p. 17; Curtis L. Cartier, Barbara Morgan, Prints, Drawings, Watercolors, & Photographs, Milwaukee, Wisconsin: Patrick & Beatrice Haggerty Museum of Art, Marquette University, 1988, ill. p. 93; Barbara Morgan, Masters of Photography, Hong Kong: Aperture Foundation, 1999, ill. p. 37.


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

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