Boy on Bike Below Brooklyn Bridge: from the portfolio Twenty-two Little Contact Prints from 1921-1929 Negatives

Ralph Steiner, American, 1899 - 1986


negative 1921-1922; print 1980

Gelatin silver print


Image: 4 3/4 × 3 11/16 in. (12 × 9.3 cm)

Sheet: 5 1/16 × 4 in. (12.8 × 10.1 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of I. Robert Levine, Class of 1954, Tuck 1955



Place Made: United States, North America


20th century

Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Signed and inscribed, in graphite, on reverse, right edge: Ralph Steiner 1921 [erasure]/1980

Exhibition History

Picturing New York: Images of the City, 1890-1955, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, March 31-June 21, 1992.

Ralph Steiner, Class of 1921, Israel Sack Gallery [American Works on Paper Wall], Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, May 12-September 9, 2014.

Publication History

Barbara MacAdam, "Picturing New York: Images of the City,1890-1955", Hanover, New Hampshire: Trustees of Dartmouth College, 1992, no.64.


I. Robert Levine, Greenwich, Connecticut; lent to present collection, 1985; given to present collection, 1986.

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