The Wall, from the sequence The Sound of One Hand Clapping

Minor White, American, 1908 - 1976



Gelatin silver print

Sheet: 10 5/16 × 9 1/16 in. (26.2 × 23 cm)

Plate: 8 1/2 × 5 7/8 in. (21.6 × 15 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Varujan Boghosian



Place Made: United States, North America


20th century

Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Signed, in pen, on reverse: Minor White/203 Park Ave/Arlington Mass/02174/ The Wall, 1960 From sequence Sound of One Hand; inscribed, in graphite, on lower reverse edge: PS 126mmm

Exhibition History

Focus on Photography, Works from 1950 to Today, Friends and Owen Robertson Cheatham Galleries, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, January 13-March 8, 2009.

Publication History

Emily Shubert Burke, Focus on Photography, Works for 1950 to Today, Hanover, New Hampshire: Trustees of Dartmouth College, 2009, p. 6, no. 8.


Varujan Boghosian, Hanover, New Hampshire; given to present collection, 1988.

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