A Young Man Explains to Police How the Car was Wrecked

Leonard Freed, American, 1929 - 2006

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1976

Gelatin silver print

Sheet: 8 × 9 15/16 in. (20.3 × 25.3 cm)

Image: 6 1/4 × 9 1/2 in. (15.9 × 24.1 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Harley and Stephen Osman, Class of 1956, Tuck 1957

2013.82.22

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

20th century

Object Name

Photograph

Classification

Photograph

Not on view

Inscription

Signed, on reverse, in graphite, lower right: Leonard Freed; numbered, on reverse, in graphite, upper left: LF-PW-104.03 / 6000; numbered, on reverse, in graphite, center: 79-7-2-10; inscribed, on reverse, in red ink, upper left: POLICE WORK; inscribed, on reverse, in graphite, lower left: 1979 NEW YORK CITY – USA; inscribed, on reverse, in graphite, lower center: UNIQUE; stamped, on reverse, in purple ink, upper left: c [encircled] Leonard Freed / Magnum Photos Inc.; stamped, on reverse, in purple ink, upper left: BOOK PRINTS; stamped, on reverse, in black ink, upper center: MAGNUM / PHOTO LIBRARY PRINT / NEW YORK / LOG REF: 17410 [inscribed, in graphite; circled] / TO BE RETURNED; several other numbers in graphite

Provenance

Harley and Stephen C. Osman, Stamford, Connecticut; given to present collection, 2013.

Old Number

LF-PW-104.03

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