Always Camel; from the portfolio Twenty-two Little Contact Prints from 1921-1929 Negatives

Ralph Steiner, American, 1899 - 1986

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negative 1922; print 1981

Gelatin silver print

21/50

Image: 3 11/16 × 4 13/16 in. (9.4 × 12.2 cm)

Sheet: 4 × 5 1/8 in. (10.1 × 13 cm)

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

PH.985.59.6

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

20th century

Object Name

Photograph

Classification

Photograph

Not on view

Inscription

Signed and inscribed, in graphite, on reverse: Ralph Steiner 1922

Exhibition History

The Photograph as Document, Harrington Gallery Teaching Exhibition, English 7, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, November 2-December 15, 1996.

Signspotting: Twentieth-Century Photographs, Prints, and Paintings from the Collection, Harrington Gallery Teaching Exhibition, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, June 30-August 26, 2001.

Signs of Modern Life: Photographs from the Collections of Jane and Raphael Bernstein and Dartmouth College, Harrington Gallery Teaching Exhibition, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, September 13-October 25, 1998.

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.

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

Publication History

Barbara MacAdam, "Picturing New York: Images of the City,1890-1955", Hanover, New Hampshire: Trustees of Dartmouth College, 1992, no.62.

Provenance

I. Robert Levine, Greenwich, Connecticut; lent to present collection, 1985; given to present collection, 1989.

Old Number

EL.PH.985.59.6

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