Exhibitions/ Art Object

Major Green, New York

Unknown (American)
January 14, 1937
Gelatin silver print
Image: 8 1/2 × 6 5/8 in. (21.6 × 16.8 cm)
Credit Line:
Twentieth-Century Photography Fund, 2013
Accession Number:
Not on view
The presence of prison bars dominates this press photograph of a recently booked inmate. Major Green, a porter, confessed to the murder of Mrs. Mary Robinson Case, who was found strangled in the bathtub of her New York apartment.
[...]; [Winter Works on Paper, New York]; [ZieherSmith, New York]

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