Art/ Collection/ Art Object

U.S. 90, En Route to Del Rio, Texas

Artist:
Robert Frank (American, born Zurich, 1924)
Date:
1956, printed 1977
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
33.3 x 21.5 cm. (13 1/8 x 8 7/16 in.)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Purchase, Emanuel Gerard Gift and matching funds from the National Endowment for the Arts, 1979
Accession Number:
1979.634.2
Rights and Reproduction:
© 2005 Robert Frank
Not on view
Inscription: Signed and inscribed in ink on print, recto LR, LL: "Robert Frank 77.", "US 90 Texas 1956"; photographer's box stamp on print, verso LR: "ROBERT FRANK ARCHIVE"; inscribed in pencil on print, verso LR in box: "Americans 83 // U.S. 90, en route to // Del Rio, Texas // 500"
Sidney Janis Gallery, New York

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Counterparts: Form and Emotion in Photographs," February 26, 1982–May 1, 1982.

Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinnati. "Counterparts: Form and Emotion in Photographs," May 20, 1982–July 2, 1982.

Dallas Museum of Art. "Counterparts: Form and Emotion in Photographs," August 4, 1982–September 13, 1982.

San Francisco Museum of Modern Art. "Counterparts: Form and Emotion in Photographs," November 19, 1982–January 9, 1983.

Corcoran Gallery of Art. "Counterparts: Form and Emotion in Photographs," February 22, 1983–April 18, 1983.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Photographs from the 1940s and 1950s: Selections from the Collection," December 18, 1990–March 17, 1991.

Frank, Robert. The Americans. 1st Grove Press ed. New York: Grove Press, 1959.

Naef, Weston J. Counterparts: Form and Emotion in Photographs. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1982. no. 58.



In Counterparts, Weston Naef dates this negative: 1950
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