"Monday Morning always a bad luck day so excuse us…”[from the Photo Album of an African-American Woman]

Unknown American, American


about 1920s or 30s

Gelatin silver print

Image: 3 1/8 × 2 1/8 in. (7.9 × 5.4 cm)

Sheet: 3 9/16 × 2 1/2 in. (9 × 6.4 cm)

Mount: 4 5/8 × 3 5/8 in. (11.8 × 9.2 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Peter J. Cohen



Place Made: United States, North America


20th century

Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Inscribed, on mount, above image, in white ink: Monday Morning / Always a bad luc[k] / day so excuse us pl[ease]; inscribed, on mount, right side top to bottom, in white ink: Gert And Milli


Peter J. Cohen, New York, New York; given to present collection, 2017.

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