Untitled (Senator Robert F. Kennedy and Ethel Kennedy at Dr. Marin Luther King Jr.'s Atlanta Funeral Procession from the Ebenezer Baptist Church to Morehouse College, April 9, 1968)

Harry Benson, Scottish and American, born 1929

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negative 1968; print 2014

Archival pigment print

5/35

Sheet: 17 × 22 in. (43.2 × 55.9 cm)

Image: 15 × 20 in. (38.1 × 50.8 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: 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

2014.84.3

Geography

Place Made: United States, North America

Period

20th century

Object Name

Photograph

Research Area

Photograph

Not on view

Inscriptions

Titled, numbered, and signed, beneath image, in black ink: Senator + Mrs. Robert Kennedy, MLK Funeral, Atlanta 1968 5/35 Harry Benson

Exhibition History

Art of the Civil Rights Movement, Israel Sack Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, September 23, 2014-March 8, 2015.

Provenance

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

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