George Bernard Shaw from Camera Work, April 1908, 1907

  • Edward J. Steichen, American, 1879-1973

Four-color halftone print from autochrome positive

  • Framed: Image: 7 3/4 × 5 3/4 inches (19.7 × 14.6 cm)

Founders Society Purchase, Charles L. Freer Fund

74.106.1

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Autochrome process
  • Portrait
  • Author
  • Critic
  • Man
  • Halftone photomechanical prints
  • Halftone process
  • New york
  • New york

Provenance

1974-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Published References

Green, Jonathan, ed. Camera Work: A Critical Anthology. New York, 1973, p. 167 (ill.).l). Margolis, Marianne Fulton, ed. Camera Work: A Pictorial Guides. New York, 1978, p. 63 (ill.). Stieglitz, Alfred, ed. Camera Work 22 (April 1908): 1.

Rights Status

Edward J. Steichen, George Bernard Shaw from Camera Work, April 1908, 1907, four-color halftone print from autochrome positive. Detroit Institute of Arts, Founders Society Purchase, Charles L. Freer Fund, 74.106.1.