Mountain Fiddler, Asheville, N.C., 1937

  • Ben Shahn, American, 1898-1969

Gelatin silver print

  • Image: 6 1/4 × 9 1/2 inches (15.9 × 24.1 cm) Sheet: 8 × 10 inches (20.3 × 25.4 cm)

Founders Society Purchase, Michigan Council for the Arts Exhibition Fund

75.7

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Gelatin silver process
  • Photographic paper
  • Musician
  • Fiddle
  • Gelatin silver print
  • Asheville

Stamped, in grey ink, on sheet, verso, right center edge: Reproduced from the collection of the Library of Congress

Inscribed, in pencil, on sheet, upper center, verso: Mtn. fiddler, Asheville, N.C., | 1937, B. Shahn. Inscribed, lower right: 52480 | USF33 - 6258 | M3

Library of Congress (Washington, D.C., USA); 1975-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Ben Shahn, Mountain Fiddler, Asheville, N.C., 1937, gelatin silver print. Detroit Institute of Arts, Founders Society Purchase, Michigan Council for the Arts Exhibition Fund, 75.7.