Triumph of the Egg

1920–21
Edward Steichen (American (born in Luxembourg), 1879–1973)


Dimensions

Sheet: 25.3 x 20.2 cm (9 15/16 x 7 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

2009.2530

Medium or Technique

Photograph, toned silver print on matte surface paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Photography

Classifications

Photographs

Inscription

Verso, in graphite: Triumph of the Egg 1920; in red pencil: Please return to Mr. Edward Steichen Museum of Modern Art 11 West 53rd Street New York City 19 New York U.S.A

Provenance

The artist; to Joanna Steichen (artist's wife); to Howard Greenberg Gallery; to Charles Isaacs Photographs, Inc. Pension Trust; from whom purchased by the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston (Accession Date: June 17, 2009)

Credit Line

Charles H. Bayley Picture and Painting Fund

Copyright

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