Edith, Ruth and Mae, Danville, Virginia

Emmet Gowin, American, born 1941



Gelatin silver print

Image: 5 9/16 × 7 3/16 in. (14.2 × 18.3 cm)

Sheet: 7 15/16 × 10 1/16 in. (20.2 × 25.5 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of the artist



Place Made: United States, North America


20th century

Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Signed and inscribed, on reverse, lower center, in graphite: Edith, Ruth and Mae, Danville, Virginia, 1967 / [underlined] / emmet gowin; inscribed, on reverse, lower right corner, in graphite: #6; inscribed, on reverse, upper right corner, in graphite: EG.014.19; inscribed, on reverse, top center to right, in graphite: 2[circled] 20[illeg.] 16+ [illeg.] / +7 ft. all / [illeg.]

Course History

SART 29.01, Photography I, Virginia Beahan, Fall 2022


The artist; given to present collection, 2015.

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