Mona Lisa visits Ellis Island (An Ellis Island Madonna; Russian Family)

Lewis Wickes Hine, American, 1874 - 1940

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negative 1905; print about 1930

Gelatin silver print

Image: 13 7/16 × 9 3/8 in. (34.1 × 23.8 cm)

Sheet: 14 × 11 in. (35.5 × 27.9 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Purchased through the Sondra and Charles Gilman Jr. Foundation Fund, the Elizabeth and David C. Lowenstein '67 Fund, the Fund for Contemporary Photography, and the Julia L. Whittier Fund

2019.7

Geography

Place Made: United States, North America

Period

20th century

Object Name

Photograph

Research Area

Photograph

Not on view

Inscriptions

Numbered, in graphite, on reverse, lower left: 10 [circled]

Course History

COLT 10.21, Coming to America, Gerd Gemunden, Spring 2019

HIST 2, #EverythingHasAHistory, Matthew Delmont and Max Fraser - OPEN HOURS, Fall 2019

HIST 2, #EverythingHasAHistory, Matthew Delmont and Max Fraser 2, Fall 2019

HIST 2, #EverythingHasAHistory, Matthew Delmont and Max Fraser, Fall 2019

ARTH 48.02, History of Photography, Katie Hornstein, Winter 2020

ARTH 48.02, History of Photography, Katie Hornstein, Winter 2020

Provenance

Edwynn Houk Gallery, New York, New York, date unknown; sold to a private collector, Chicago, 1981; with Janet Sirmon Fine Art, Los Angeles, California; sold to present collection, 2019.

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