A Priest, with a Bandage on his Forehead Tries to Keep Protesters in Order and Lead a Sit-Down Strike, Londonderry, Northern Ireland

Leonard Freed, American, 1929 - 2006

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1971

Gelatin silver print

Image: 6 7/16 × 9 11/16 in. (16.3 × 24.6 cm)

Sheet: 6 13/16 × 10 1/16 in. (17.3 × 25.6 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Jamie Osman Handwerker and Haim Handwerker

2014.108.11

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

20th century

Object Name

Photograph

Classification

Photograph

Not on view

Inscription

Signed, dated, situated with handwritten description, copyright stamp and “Vintage Print” stamp on verso. Signed, on reverse, in graphite, lower center: Leonard Freed; numbered, on reverse, in graphite, upper center: LFNI-10.3; inscribed, on reverse, in red ink, upper left: 1971 [encircled] (Freed); inscribed, on reverse, in black ink, upper center: , LONDONDERRY / A PRIEST WITH A BANDAGE ON HIS FOREHEAD, TRIES TO / KEEP PROTESTERS IN ORDER and lead a sit-down / STRIKE. IN CATHOLIC HOUSING ESTATE OF LONDONDERRY.; numbered, on reverse, in black in, lower center: 71-22-1-20; numbered, on reverse, in graphite, upper right: LB 50344; inscribed, on reverse, in graphite, upper right facing left: 5000; stamped, on reverse, in black ink, upper left: NORTHERN IRELAND; stamped, on reverse, in black ink, center left: stamped, on reverse, in blue ink, lower center: MAGNUM / PHOTO LIBRARY PRINT / NEW YORK / LOG REF. / TO BE RETURNED.; stamped, on reverse, in purple ink, center facing left: c [encircled] Leonard Freed-Magnum; stamped, on reverse, in blue ink, center: VINTAGE PRINT; stamped, on reverse, in black ink, lower center: c [encircled] Leonard Freed-Magnum; stamped, on reverse, in blue ink, lower right facing right: MAGNUM / PHOTO LIBRARY PRINT / NEW YORK / LOG REF. / TO BE RETURNED.

Provenance

Harley and Stephen C. Osman, Stamford, Connecticut; lent to present collection, 2014; Jamie Osman Handwerker and Haim Handwerker, New York, New York; given to present collection, 2014.

Old Number

LFNI-10.3; EL.2014.80.28

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