Exhibitions/ Art Object

[Mother and Child on Street with Open Fire Hydrant, New York City]

Artist:
Helen Levitt (American, 1913–2009)
Date:
1939
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
17.1 x 24.8 cm (6 3/4 x 9 3/4 in.)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Purchase, The Horace W. Goldsmith Foundation Gift, through Joyce and Robert Menschel, 1989
Accession Number:
1989.1148
Rights and Reproduction:
© Estate of Helen Levitt
Not on view
Inscription: Signed and inscribed in pencil on print, verso C: "Helen Levitt CIRCA 1942 n.y."; inscribed in ink in the artist's hand, on print, recto LR: "THIS BLACK TRIANGLE IS PART of PICTURE [arrow pointing to black triangle in image]; inscribed in pencil on print, verso UC [sideways]: "Steichen"; inscribed in pencil on print, verso UC, C, LR: "RF," "[star]," "HL.446 J//I"; inscribed in pencil on print, verso C [erased]: "neg to come"
Edwynn Houk Gallery

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