Exhibitions/ Art Object

[Salesman's Sampler of Ledgers, Order Books, and Time Books]

Artist:
Unknown (American)
Date:
1900–1920s
Medium:
Gelatin silver print with applied color
Dimensions:
23.4 x 28.4 cm (9 3/16 x 11 3/16 in. )
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Funds from various donors, 2000
Accession Number:
2000.335
Not on view
Inscription: Below each book is a four-digit reference number inscribed in ink directly on the print; stamped on mount verso, BLC: "P [illegible] // Photographing Company // NEW YORK -- CHICAGO"
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Indexing the World," May 25, 2004–September 19, 2004.

The photograph is mounted to a linen sheet which suggests that it was once kept in an album
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