Composer Gian Carlo Menotti Reading the Paper at Home, Mount Kisco, New York

Henri Cartier-Bresson, French, 1908 - 2004



Ferrotyped gelatin silver print

Sheet: 6 13/16 × 10 in. (17.3 × 25.4 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Ellen and Scott Osman, Class of 1980, Jake Osman, Class of 2015, and Lily Osman



Place Made: France, Europe


20th century

Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Numbered, on reverse, lower left, in graphite: HCB-POR-239; numbered, on reverse, lower left, in blue ink: 6850-65; numbered, on reverse, lower right [upside down], in graphite: 6850/66; stamped, on reverse, lower right, in blue ink: c[circled] H. Cartier-Bresson, magnum


Harley and Stephen C. Osman, Stamford, Connecticut; lent to present collection, 2014; Ellen, Scott, Jake and Lily Osman, New York, New York; given to present collection, 2014.

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