The Nike of Melos, 1913

  • Paul L. Anderson, American, 1880-1956

Carbon print

  • Image: 11 3/8 × 9 inches (28.9 × 22.9 cm) Mount: 13 1/8 × 9 1/4 inches (33.3 × 23.5 cm)

Founders Society Purchase, Mr. and Mrs. Allan Shelden III Fund

1993.99

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Carbon process
  • Still life
  • Carbon print
  • Work of art

Signed and dated, in pencil, on mount, lower left: Paul L. Anderson - 1913

Printed, on label, affixed to verso: SHIROPSHIRE PHOTOGRAPHIC | SOCIETY | The Niké of Melos, | by | Paul L. Anderson. | DISPLAYED BY INVITATION | at the | 1954 | EXHIBITION | OF | PICTORIAL PHOTOGRAPHY

Inscribed, in pencil, verso: mk | 2500.- | 4/4 | #4137 | #3[encircled] Title - The Niké of Melos | Paul L. Anderson | 36 Washington Street [striked] | East Orange [striked] 27 Hillside Avenue, | New Jersey Short Hills | U.S.A N.J. | Print - Carbon | 1[encircled]

(Halsted Gallery, Birmingham, Michigan, USA)

1993-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Paul L. Anderson, The Nike of Melos, 1913, carbon print. Detroit Institute of Arts, Founders Society Purchase, Mr. and Mrs. Allan Shelden III Fund, 1993.99.