Untitled (Martin Luther King, Sr. and Alberta Williams King mourn their son, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. at his funeral, Atlanta, April 9, 1968)

Harry Benson, Scottish and American, born 1929

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negative 1968; print 2014

Archival pigment print

5/35

Image: 20 × 14 1/2 in. (50.8 × 36.8 cm)

Sheet: 22 × 17 in. (55.9 × 43.2 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Purchased in memory of Edward A. Hansen, Member of the Board of the Hopkins Center and Hood Museum of Art, through a gift from his wife, Julia, his children, Victoria, Class of 1988 and Christopher, Class of 1985

2014.84.2

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

20th century

Object Name

Photograph

Classification

Photograph

Not on view

Inscription

Signed, lower right, in black ink: Harry Benson; inscribed, lower left, in black ink: Mr. + Mrs. Martin Luther King Sr., Atlanta 1968 5/35

Provenance

The artist (Harry Benson Ltd., New York, New York); sold to the present collection, 2014.

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