Adolf de Meyer (American (born France), Paris 1868–1946 Los Angeles, California)
19.3 x 15.1 cm. (7 5/8 x 5 15/16 in.)
Purchase, Mrs. Jackson Burke Gift, 1981
Not on view
Adolf de Meyer; by descent to his adopted son Ernest; [...]; (Sotheby's, New York, October 20, 1980, lot 052); [Daniel Wolf, Inc., New York]
Upon de Meyer's death, his adopted son Ernest placed his belongings in a steamer trunk and deposited it with a storage company in Los Angeles, where it remained until Ernest's death. On October 20, 1980, the contents of the trunk were auctioned at Sotheby's New York.
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Photographs. "Johnson Gallery, Selections from the Collection 69".