Art/ Collection/ Art Object

New York

Artist:
Helen Levitt (American, 1913–2009)
Date:
1939, printed 1960s
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
29.7 x 19.6 cm (11 11/16 x 7 3/4 in.)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Gift of Phyllis D. Massar, 1971
Accession Number:
1971.549.1
Rights and Reproduction:
© Estate of Helen Levitt
Not on view
Inscription: Signed in pencil on print, verso LR: "Helen Levitt"; inscribed in pencil on print, verso C, LL: "J [inscribed two times, once sideways]", "ny"
Phyllis D. Massar

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

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Johnson Gallery, Selections from the Collection 51," May 12, 2009–August 30, 2009.

Levitt, Helen. A Way of Seeing: Photographs of New York. New York: Viking Press, 1965. p. 19.

Levitt, Helen. A Way of Seeing. Durham: Duke University Press, 1989. p. 21.

Levitt, Helen. Helen Levitt, edited by Peter Weiermair. New York: Frankfurter Kunstverein, 1998. p. 79.



Title per Helen Levitt 9/28/05
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