I Cried When I Took This Picture

Tenement Fire, Harlem

1942
Artist Weegee (Arthur H. Fellig) (American (born in Poland), 1899–1968)


Dimensions

Image: 26.8 x 34.5 cm (10 9/16 x 13 9/16 in.) Sheet: 28.0 x 35.4 cm (11 x 13 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

1993.203

Medium or Technique

Photograph, gelatin silver print

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Photography

Classifications

Photographs

Inscription

Verso, l.r., stamped in black ink: Weegee / 451 West 47th Street / New York City, U.S.A. / Tel: 265-1955.

Provenance

G. W. Einstein Co., Inc., New York; purchased May 1993.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. George R. Rowland, Sr.

Copyright

© Weegee/International Center of Photography/Getty Images