Neptune's Garden, Prague

Hannes Beckmann, American (born Germany), 1909 - 1977


about 1935

Gelatin silver print

Image: 9 1/16 × 8 1/4 in. (23 × 20.9 cm)

Sheet: 11 1/8 × 9 9/16 in. (28.2 × 24.3 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Purchased through the Jean and Adolph Weil Jr. 1935 Fund and the Class of 1935 Memorial Fund



Place Made: United States, North America


20th century

Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Signed, in graphite, lower right: Hannes Beckmann; inscribed, on reverse, in graphite, upper center: PRAHA / LEDEBURSKA ZAHRADA (?); stamped, on reverse, in red ink, lower right corner: hannes beckmann foto.

Publication History

Bronislava Rokytová, The Prague Intermezzo of the Painter and Photographer Hannes Beckman (1934-1948), Dessau - Prague - New York, Články Articles, Umeni Art, LXII, 2014, p. 28, no. 11.


David Hall Fine Art, LLC, Wellesley, Massachusetts; sold to present collection, 2015.

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