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Jacob Riis

American, 1849–1914

Alexander Alland

American, b. Russia, 1902–1989

Bandits Roost

1888
Gelatin silver print, printed ca. 1945 by Alexander Alland
Image: 9 3/4 × 7 7/8 in. (24.7 × 20 cm)
Paper: 9 7/8 × 8 1/16 in. (25.1 × 20.5 cm)
Museum accession
1977.0068.0001
Inscriptionsprinted in black ink on verso, C: Print # 101 \ Photograph By Jacob A. Riis / Print from original Plate / by Alexander Alland
inscribed in pencil on versoTR: 169 (circled)
inscribbed in green pencil on verso TL: Z-17 / 27 cm. Wide
stamped in multiple colors on verso linen liner, O: (New York Times Magazine stamps ca. 1945)
Terms
  • gelatin silver process
  • Gelatin silver print
  • men
  • alleys
  • figures in
  • documentary photography

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