The White Cloud

about 1910
Alvin Langdon Coburn (American, 1882–1966)


Dimensions

Image: 36.8 x 26.8 cm (14 1/2 x 10 9/16 in.) Sheet: 39.1 x 28.3 cm (15 3/8 x 11 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

1978.293

Medium or Technique

Photogravure

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Photography

Classifications

Photographs

A smaller-scaled platinum print from the negative was one of six images used to illustrate a limited edition of Shelley’s The Cloud published in 1912. Exhibited in 1996 in Stieglitz as dated about 1906

Provenance

Temple Bar Bookstore, Cambridge, MA; David Bakalar, Wakefield, MA; gift to MFA September, 1978.

Credit Line

Gift of David Bakalar