Artist Davis B. Hillmer, American, 1896-1979
  • Belle Isle Lace
Date between 1896 and 1960
Medium gelatin silver print
Dimensions Image: 18 × 13 1/4 inches (45.7 × 33.7 cm)
Credit Line Eva Briggs Purchase Prize, Exhibition for Michigan Artists, 1960
Accession Number 60.133
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Signed Signed, in pencil, on mount, lower right corner: DAVIS B | HILLMER
Marks Stamp in ink, verso, upper left: DAVIS B. HILLMER | PHOTOGRAPHER OF ARCHITECTURE

Affixed Label, top left verso: NAME OF ARTIST: Davis B. Hillmer 3 / STREET ADDRESS: 8825 Second AVE / CITY: Detroit ZONE: 2 STATE: Mich / TITLE OF WORK: Belle Isle Lace / MEDIUM: Photography PRICE: 50.00 / RETURN ADRESS, IF DIFFERENT FROM ADDRESS ABOVE: / MAY WE HAVE YOUR CONSENT TO SEND YES: NO: / THIS WORK ON A CURCUIT EXHIBITION? [in pencil "X" in box for yes] / Affix this label to the back of your entry / Annual exhibition for Michigan Artists 60 / The Detroit Institute of Arts, Detroit 2 , Michigan

stamp in ink, bottom right verso: DAVIS B. HILLMER / PHOTOGRAPHER / 8228 WOODWARD AVE / DETROIT 2, MICHIGAN
Inscriptions Inscribed, in blue ink, verso, center: Eva Briggs | Purchase | Prize
Inscribed, in black pencil, verso, upper right: 301
Inscribed, in black pencil, verso, center: 514 [number is crossed out]
1960-present, collection of the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)