Lotte Lenya, Berlin

about 1928
Lotte Jacobi (American (born in Germany), 1896–1990)


Dimensions

Image/Sheet: 16.9 x 21.2 cm (6 5/8 x 8 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

1978.269

Medium or Technique

Photograph, gelatin silver print

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Photography

Classifications

Photographs

Lette Lenya (also credited as Lotte Lenja, as is inscribed on verso) was a singer and actress. She was born in Austria, 1898 and died in the United States in 1981.

Inscription

On verso: copryright stamp; in pencil: title/ original/Lenja made in Berlin, Germany, about 1928, Lotte Jacobi

Provenance

Artist; purchased September 1978.

Credit Line

Sophie M. Friedman Fund

Copyright

© Lotte Jacobi Collection, University of New Hampshire