Art/ Collection/ Art Object

[Self-Portrait]

Artist:
Roger Fenton (British, 1819–1869)
Date:
February 1852
Medium:
Albumen silver print from glass negative
Dimensions:
Image: 12.2 x 9 cm (4 13/16 x 3 9/16 in.)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Gilman Collection, Purchase, Harriette and Noel Levine Gift, 2005
Accession Number:
2005.100.285
Not on view
Inscription: Inscribed in pencil, verso tk: "Mr. Fenton"
(sold, Christie's, London, March 24, 1983); Gilman Paper Company Collection, New York

Museum of Modern Art, New York. "Self Portrait: The Photographer's Persona 1840–1985," November 7, 1985–January 7, 1986.

Hayward Gallery. "Roger Fenton, Photographer of the 1850s," February 4, 1988–April 17, 1988.

City Museum and Art Gallery. "Roger Fenton, Photographer of the 1850s," April 23, 1988–May 29, 1988.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "The Howard Gilman Gallery: Inaugural Installation," October 16, 1997–February 1, 1998.

National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C. "All the Mighty World," October 17, 2004–January 2, 2005.

J. Paul Getty Museum. "All the Mighty World," February 1, 2005–April 25, 2005.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "All the Mighty World," May 24, 2005–August 29, 2005.

Tate Britain. "All the Mighty World," September 25, 2005–January 2, 2006.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Framing a Century: Master Photographers, 1840–1940," June 3, 2008–September 1, 2008.

Lloyd, Valerie. Roger Fenton: Photographer of the 1850s. London: Hayward Gallery, 1988. no. 16, p. 24 [this print].

Baldwin, Gordon, Malcolm Daniel, and Sarah Greenough. All the Mighty World: The Photographs of Roger Fenton, 1852–1860. New Haven: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2004. pl. 1.



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