Portrait of J. Pierpont Morgan

1903, printed 1920s
Edward Steichen (American (born in Luxembourg), 1879–1973)


Dimensions

Sheet: 34.6 x 27.2 cm (13 5/8 x 10 11/16 in.) Mount (board): 35.5 x 28 cm (14 x 11 in.)

Accession Number

2012.137

Medium or Technique

Photograph, gelatin silver print

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Photography

Classifications

Photographs

Inscription

Recto, on mount, l.r: Steichen 1903
Verso, on mount: J. Pierpont Morgan 1903

Provenance

1970s, gift of the artist and his wife to Mr. and Mrs. Yousuf and Estrellita Karsh; 2012, gift of Estrellita Karsh to the MFA. (Accession Date: April 25, 2012)

Credit Line

Gift of Estrellita Karsh in memory of Yousuf Karsh

Copyright

© 2014 The Estate of Edward Steichen / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York