The Hand of Man (Long Island City, New York)

1902
Alfred Stieglitz (American, 1864–1946)


Object Place: Long Island City, New York, United States

Dimensions

Image (Sight): 9.0 x 11.5 cm (3 9/16 x 4 1/2 in.) Framed: 37.1 x 29.5 x 2.5 cm (14 5/8 x 11 5/8 x 1 in.)

Accession Number

24.1740

Medium or Technique

Photograph, gelatin silver print

On View

Herb Ritts Gallery (Gallery 169)

Collections

Americas, Photography

Classifications

Photographs

Estate #: 123 A

Inscription

On backing board, upper center on label, in black ink, in Stieglitz's hand: "The Hand of Man" -/(Long Island City)-/1902/Photograph by/Alfred Stieglitz/Direct Print from original/negative both made by/Alfred Stieglitz/Print 2 from the negative.

Provenance

Artist; by whom given to MFA April 1924.

Credit Line

Gift of Alfred Stieglitz