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[Bootblack at Work Aboard the Congressional Limited]

Artist:
Robert Frank (American, born Zurich, 1924)
Date:
1955
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
33.0 x 24.1 cm (13 x 9 1/2 in.)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Harris Brisbane Dick Fund and Dodge Fund, 2001
Accession Number:
2001.164.4
Rights and Reproduction:
© 2005 Robert Frank
Not on view
Inscription: "STORY NAME Congressional Limited // STORY DATE 11/55 // TAKEN FOR FORTUNE BY Robert Frank // FORTUNE PICTURE Not to be used // for advertising or promotion // CAPTION"; "2727"; "USED // NOV 1955 // FORTUNE // p121 [checkmark]"; "RETURN TO: // TIME, INC: // FILE"; "x BOOTBLACKS [underlined]"; "NOT TO BE REPRODUCED OR COPIED // WITHOUT PERMISSION OF FORTUNE"; inscribed in unknown hand in pencil, verso BC: "PF 37309 TL", inscribed in unknown hand in pencil, verso [sideways TRC, BRC: "2000.46", "PH#761553"
Robert Frank; Fortune magazine; [Howard Greenberg Gallery, New York]

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