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Seagulls

Artist:
Sid Grossman (American, 1913–1955)
Date:
1949
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image: 92.1 x 122.4 cm (36 1/4 x 48 3/16 in.)
Frame: 111.8 x 147.3 x 3.8 cm (44 x 58 x 1 1/2 in.)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Purchase, The Horace W. Goldsmith Foundation Gift, through Joyce and Robert Menschel, 1988
Accession Number:
1988.1067
Rights and Reproduction:
© Estate of Sid Grossman / Courtesy Howard Greenberg Gallery, NYC
Not on view
Inscription: Inscribed in paint on masonite support, verso UR sideways: "SID // GROSSMAN"; printed label with typed information from the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston affixed to frame, verso UR; inscribed and signed in pencil on paper stapled to stretched frame, verso: "Surface cleaned - H2O // Retouched - watercolor // coated - acrylic (Krylon # 1303) // Reversable in tolvene // David E. Kolodny // Boston, MA // Jan. 9, 1981"; inscribed in pencil upside down: SGP54b"
Fotomann, Inc.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Photographs from the 1940s and 1950s: Selections from the Collection," December 18, 1990–March 17, 1991.

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