Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Covered Car—Long Beach, California

Artist:
Robert Frank (American, born Zurich, 1924)
Date:
1955
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image: 21.4 x 32.7 cm (8 7/16 x 12 7/8 in.) Sheet: 28.1 x 35.4 cm (11 1/16 x 13 15/16 in.)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Gilman Collection, Purchase, Ann Tenenbaum and Thomas H. Lee Gift, 2005
Accession Number:
2005.100.452
Not on view
Inscription: Signed and inscribed in ink, recto BC: "Robert Frank 1955"; inscribed in pencil, verso BL: "B"
[Marlborough Gallery, New York]; The Gilman Paper Company Collection, New York, February 26, 1976

Marlborough Gallery. "Appearances," February 12, 1977–March 12, 1977.

National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C. "Looking In: Robert Frank's The Americans," January 18, 2009–April 26, 2009.

San Francisco Museum of Modern Art. "Looking In: Robert Frank's The Americans," May 17, 2009–August 23, 2009.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Looking In: Robert Frank's The Americans," September 20, 2009–December 27, 2009.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Now You See It: Photography and Concealment," March 31, 2014–September 1, 2014.

Frank, Robert. The Americans. 1st Grove Press ed. New York: Grove Press, 1959. p. 77.

Greenough, Sarah. Looking In: Robert Frank's The Americans. Expanded ed. Washington, D.C.: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2009. no. 34, p. 250.



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