Rodin - The Thinker

1902
Edward Steichen (American (born in Luxembourg), 1879–1973)


Dimensions

Image: 26.2 x 32.4 cm (10 5/16 x 12 3/4 in.) Sheet: 35 x 45.3 cm (13 3/4 x 17 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

1988.101

Medium or Technique

Photogravure

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Photography

Classifications

Photographs

Said to be one of four known gravures of this image in large format  printed in greenish black ink.

Inscription

Signed, l. c., in graphite, and verso, center, in graphite: "Steichen 80 W 40."

Signed

Scratched in image lower left: STEICHEN / MDCCCII; in graphite pencil lower center: STEICHEN / MCMII; along left margin in graphite pencil: Steichen 80 W 40.

Provenance

Mark Roberts, Cambridge, MA; purchased February 1988.

Credit Line

Sophie M. Friedman Fund

Copyright

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