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[Two Masked Boys Playing, One Climbing a Tree, New York City]

Artist:
Helen Levitt (American, 1913–2009)
Date:
1938, printed 1960s
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
27.7 x 18.1 cm (10 15/16 x 7 1/8 in.)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Gift of the artist, 1971
Accession Number:
1971.547
Rights and Reproduction:
© Estate of Helen Levitt
Not on view
Inscription: Signed in pencil on print, verso LR: "Helen Levitt"
Helen Levitt

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Landscape/Cityscape: A Selection of Twentieth-Century American Photographs," November 13, 1973–February 3, 1974.

Levitt, Helen. A Way of Seeing: Photographs of New York. New York: Viking Press, 1965. p. 12.

Levitt, Helen. A Way of Seeing. Durham: Duke University Press, 1989. p. 9.



Subject location according to old MMA catalog card: 113th Street, New York.
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