Merlimont Premier Vol de Gabriel Voisin, number 2 of 10, from J. H. Lartigue: A Collector's Portfolio 1903-1916

Jacques-Henri Lartigue, French, 1894 - 1986

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negative 1904; print 1978

Gelatin silver print

157/5000

Image: 6 9/16 x 7 9/16 in. (16.6 x 19.2 cm)

Sheet: 7 3/8 x 8 3/8 in. (18.7 x 21.3 cm)

Overall: 16 1/16 x 13 1/16 in. (40.8 x 33.2 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Franklin Davidson MD, Class of 1955

PH.2004.74.7

Publisher

Time Life Books, New York

Geography/Culture

Europe, France

Period

20th century

Object Name

Photograph

Classification

Photograph

Not on view

Inscription

Inscribed, in black ink, lower right: 157/5000 U.S.; Printed, on mat, in gold ink, beneath window: 1904 - MERLIMONT PREMIER VOL DE GABRIEL VOISIN, / SUR LE PLANEUR ARCHDEACON; embossed, on mat, bottom: [in circle] ENGLISH-LANGUAGE / PORTFOLIO / SUPERVISED / BY / JACQUES-HENRI LARTIGUE

Provenance

Time Life Books, Inc., New York; sold to Franklin Davidson, pre-1980; given to present collection, 2004.

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