Road to the Valley - Moonrise, plate 28 in the book Steichen

Edward Steichen, American (born Luxembourg), 1879 - 1973

Share

negative date unknown; print about 1906

Hand-toned photogravure mounted on gray card, adhered to handmade laid paper

23/65

Image: 8 1/8 × 6 7/16 in. (20.6 × 16.4 cm)

Mount: 8 1/2 × 6 3/4 in. (21.6 × 17.1 cm)

Mount: 17 × 11 in. (43.2 × 27.9 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Frederick L. Hier, Class of 1944, in memory of his father, Frederick P. Hier Jr.

PH.973.175.5.28

Publisher

Alfred Stieglitz (1864-1946), New York

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

20th century

Object Name

Photograph

Classification

Photograph

Not on view

Course History

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

Published References

Daniel, Malcolm. "Edward J. Steichen (1879–1973): The Photo-Secession Years". In Heilbrunn Timeline of Art History (New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Nov. 2010) http://www.metmuseum.org/toah/hd/stei/hd_stei.htm Daniel, Malcolm. Stieglitz Steichen Strand. (New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2011). Hartmann, Celia. “The Edward Steichen Archive in The Museum of Modern Art Archives.” MoMA The Museum of Modern Art. 2011. < https://www.moma.org/learn/resources/archives/EAD/steichenb.html#series2> Longwell, Dennis. Steichen: The Master Prints, 1895-1917: The Symbolist Period. (New York: The Museum of Modern Art, 1978). Smith, Joel. Edward Steichen: The Early Years. (New York: Princeton University Press in association with The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1999). “Steichen [The Steichen Book].” Irving Zucker Art Books. http://www.zuckerartbooks.com/cgi-bin/zab/715.html Steichen: Selected Texts and Bibliography. Edited by Ronald J. Gedrim. (New York: G. K. Hall & Co., 1996).

Provenance

Frederick P. Hier, Jr. (1889-1957); to his son, Frederick L. Hier (1922-1999), Cornish Flats, New Hampshire; given to present collection, 1973..

This record was created from historic documentation and may not have been reviewed by a curator; it may be inaccurate or incomplete.

Noticed a mistake? Have some extra information about this object? Contact Us