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The Belt Wheel

Artist:
Ira Martin (American, 1886–1960)
Date:
1923
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
12.0 x 16.1 cm (4 3/4 x 6 5/16 in.)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Ford Motor Company Collection, Gift of Ford Motor Company and John C. Waddell, 1987
Accession Number:
1987.1100.56
Not on view
Inscription: Signed and dated on print, recto LR: "Ira W. Martin // 1923"; signed, dated and titled on mount, recto C: "The Belt Wheel Ira W. Martin 23"; inscribed in ink on mount, verso C: "Ira W. Martin // Hudson View gardens, // 183d at Pinehurst Ave., // New York
[Tom Jacobson to Waddell, April 18, 1980]; John C. Waddell

Hambourg, Maria Morris. The New Vision: Photography between the World Wars, Ford Motor Company Collection at the Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1989. p. 31.



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