Transvestite Holding a Protest Sign, Gay Liberation Parade, New York City

Leonard Freed, American, 1929 - 2006

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1970

Gelatin silver print

Image: 6 3/4 × 10 in. (17.2 × 25.4 cm)

Sheet: 6 3/4 × 10 in. (17.2 × 25.4 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Kate and Bart Osman, Class of 1990, Tuck 1996

2013.84.7

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: LFGAY-12.4; inscribed, on reverse, in graphite, upper left: WOMEN’S; inscribed, on reverse, in blue ink, upper left: Gay [stroke through in graphite] Liberation week / in New York.; dated, on reverse, in graphite, upper center: 9-26-1970; inscribed, on reverse, in graphite, lower left: 1970 NEW YORK CITY – USA; numbered, on reverse, in graphite, lower center: 70-26-28-13; inscribed, on reverse, in graphite, upper right facing left: 4500; stamped, on reverse, in green ink, lower left facing left: Copyright / abc / press / Amsterdam / [illeg.]burgwal 266 / Post Box 3694 / Telef. 249413 / Telegr. Abcpress; stamped, on reverse, in blue ink, center: c [encircled] Leonard Freed-Magnum; stamped, on reverse, in black ink, lower center: VINTAGE PRINT; stamped, on reverse, in black ink, lower right: c [encircled] Leonard Freed-Magnum;

Course History

WGST 65, Queer Visual Culture, Gabriele Dietze, Winter 2014

Provenance

Kate and Bart Osman, Greenwich, Connecticut; given to present collection, 2013.

Old Number

LFGAY-12.4

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