Portrait of Max Weber

about 1923
Clara E. Sipprell (American (born in Canada), 1885–1975)


Dimensions

Sheet: 17.5 x 22.5 cm (6 7/8 x 8 7/8 in.) Mount: 50.8 x 37 cm (20 x 14 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

2005.301

Medium or Technique

Photograph, gelatin silver print, in original exhibition mat

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Photography

Classifications

Photographs

Inscription

On mat, in pencil, below image, lr: Clara E. Sipprell
On mat, in pencil, ll: Max Weber / as a young man
Verso of mat, artist's stamp, in black ink, ur: Clara E. Sipprell / Manchester, Vermont / 300[?] West 40th St., New York City

Provenance

Daniel Wolf, New York, NY; to Be-Hold, Inc, Yonkers, NY; sold to MFA 6/22/2005

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by Hope and Charles Hare and Kyle and Thomas Einhorn