Fireman (Refreshment; Tenement Fire)

Weegee, American, 1899 - 1968

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1939

Gelatin silver print

Image: 12 13/16 × 10 9/16 in. (32.6 × 26.9 cm)

Sheet: 13 15/16 × 10 15/16 in. (35.4 × 27.8 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Purchased in honor of Robert W. Fitz

PH.2003.55

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

20th century

Object Name

Photograph

Classification

Photograph

Not on view

Inscription

Inscribed, in graphite, top center: WEEGEE; inscribed, in graphite, top right: 51005; stamped, in black ink, center: CREDIT PHOTO BY THE FAMOUS WEEGEE

Exhibition History

Working Nine to Five: Vintage Photographs of People at Work by Bourke-White, Lange, Weegee and others, Lee Gallery, Winchester, Massachusetts, Fall 2003.

Provenance

The artist; possibly a Sotheby's or Christie's sale, London; sold to Henry Feldstein, Forests Hills Station, New York; Lee Gallery, Winchester, Massachusetts; sold to present collection, 2003.

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