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W. Somerset Maugham

Artist:
George Platt Lynes (American, East Orange, New Jersey 1907–1955 New York)
Date:
ca. 1940
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
33.7 x 26.2 cm. (13 1/4 x 10 5/16 in.)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Gift of Lincoln Kirstein, 1970
Accession Number:
1970.565.2
Rights and Reproduction:
© Estate of George Platt Lynes
Not on view
Inscription: Inscribed in pencil verso print, C: "Somerset Maugham"; inscribed in pencil verso print UL, C: "LYNNES [sic], G.P."; "A"
Lincoln Kirstein

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "The Photograph: A Selection of Recent Acquisitions".

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