Rebecca, Harlem, 1947

  • Morris Engel, American, 1918-2005

Gelatin silver print

  • Framed: Image: 15 1/2 × 19 1/4 inches (39.4 × 48.9 cm) Sheet: 16 × 20 inches (40.6 × 50.8 cm)

Gift of William and Ellen Kahn

2001.167

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Daughters
  • Gelatin silver process
  • Photographic paper
  • Window
  • Portrait
  • Mother
  • Woman
  • Gelatin silver print
  • Harlem
  • African american

Signed, Marks, Inscriptions

Signed, in pencil, on sheet, verso, lower center: Morris Engel

Inscribed, in pencil, on sheet, verso, lower left: Rebecca of Harlem- NYC. 1947-

Provenance

William and Ellen Kahn (Franklin, Michigan, USA); 2001-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Rights Status

Morris Engel, Rebecca, Harlem, 1947, gelatin silver print. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of William and Ellen Kahn, 2001.167.