William M. Chase from Camera Work, April 1906, 1906

  • Edward J. Steichen, American, 1879-1973

Photogravure printed in black ink on cream tissue

  • Framed: Image: 8 1/4 × 6 1/2 inches (21 × 16.5 cm) Sheet: 12 × 8 1/4 inches (30.5 × 21 cm)

Founders Society Purchase, Honorarium and Memorial Gifts Fund

76.20

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Standing
  • Photogravure
  • Tissue paper
  • Ink
  • Portrait
  • Artist
  • Top hat
  • Photogravure
  • New york
  • Male portrait
  • Full-length portrait
  • Chase, william merritt

Signed, Marks, Inscriptions

Signed on verso: EDWARD STEICHEN

Inscribed, dated in pencil, on verso of mount, lower right corner: EDWARD STEICHEN | WILLIAM CHASE | CAMERA WORK H14- | 1906 | 74-104.

Provenance

1976-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Published References

Margolis, Marianne Fulton, ed. Camera Work: A Pictorial Guide. New York, 1978, p. 42 (ill.). Stieglitz, Alfred, ed. Camera Work 14 (April 1906): 5.

Rights Status

Edward J. Steichen, William M. Chase from Camera Work, April 1906, 1906, photogravure printed in black ink on cream tissue. Detroit Institute of Arts, Founders Society Purchase, Honorarium and Memorial Gifts Fund, 76.20.